Pelicans, Cormorants and their Relatives; The Pelecaniformes
Addresses the breeding biology of the six pelecaniform families, which comprises the closely related core groups (pelicans, cormorants/shags, darters, gannets/boobies) and their more distant relatives, the frigate birds and tropic birds.
- ISBN: 9780198577270
- Author(s): J Bryan Nelson
- Stock Code: 8577270
- Format: Hardback
- Illustrations: Colour plates, Halftones, Maps
- Pages: 661
- Published: 2005
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