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Pocket photo guide to the birds of Peru

By: Byers, Clive

Part of the Pocket Photo Guides series
1472932161 / 9781472932167
Paperback
598.0985
24/03/2016
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England
20 cm 144 pages : illustrations (colour)
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A country of huge scenic diversity, Peru is a birdwatcher's paradise and a popular tourist destination.

It is home to about 1,800 different types of birds from the mighty Andean Condor to a dazzling variety of jewel-like hummingbirds.

Many birds can be seen in the capital city of Lima, with Vermilion Flycatchers in the parks and gardens, Canary-winged Parakeets in the streets and Inca Terns and Peruvian Pelicans along the shoreline.

Deep in the forests of the Amazon basin are birds of great variety and beauty: antpittas, trogons, manakins, motmots and cocks-of-the-rock.

This concise and easy-to-use guide features 252 of Peru's most interesting and spectacular birds, with each illustrated in full colour and with key information on identification, habitat and distribution. Illustrated with clear colour photography and brief but authoritative descriptions the Pocket Photo Guides highlight the species of birds and animals from each region that the traveller is most likely to see, as well as those that are genuinely endemic (only to be seen in that country or region) or special rarities.

The genuine pocket size allow the books to be carried around on trips and excursions and will take up minimal rucksack and suitcase space.

BIC:

1KLSR Peru, PSVW6 Birds (ornithology), WNCB Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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