Birds and Mammals of the Galapagos
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Bellaterra 2021, flexicover; 184 Seiten, rund 660 Farbabb. und 110 Verbreitungskarten. The Galapagos, remote islands of volcanic origin have been colonized by a remarkable and diverse wildlife, many of the animals being quite fearless of man. With 33 endemic bird species plus 12 endemic subspecies, and six endemic mammals, the islands are unsurprisingly popular with birders and general naturalists alike. This comprehensive field guide covers all of the birds and mammals known to occur, providing the latest insights on field identification and taxonomy for challenging groups such as pelagic birds, Darwin's finches, and cetaceans. The Galapagos is al-so known for its vagrants, which too are covered in detail, including several new records not published previously. Many hypothetical and potential species have been included in a separate section, to further promote exploration of these unique islands.
|Autor||BRINKHUIZEN, D.M., NILSSON, J.:|