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2 edition of guide to the birds of Ceylon found in the catalog.

guide to the birds of Ceylon

George Morrison Reid Henry

guide to the birds of Ceylon

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Sri Lanka

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG.M. Henry ; illustrated by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL691 C4 H4 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1,457p.
    Number of Pages1457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17530709M

    Mangroves of Sri Lanka. Henry was a first class illustrator and painter. The bird is predominantly green and has black eye stripes, blue cheeks and a yellow chin. Pethiyagoda Rohan Lake House Bookshop, Colombo.

    Wildlife Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka. Check availability. Birds that possess an iridescent sheen to their feathers become evident and look brighter when good light falls directly on them, while the iridescent sheens are lost and the plumage looks dull in poor light. This guide also provides tables, summarising identification features of particularly difficult groups such as nightjars, warblers and rosefinches.

    A Accidental - a species that rarely or accidentally occurs in Sri Lanka E Endemic - a species native or restricted to Sri Lanka I Introduced - a species introduced to Sri Lanka as a consequence, direct or indirect, of human actions Contents. Reprinted Here, we hope to be dazzled by an impressive show of Purple heron at the reed bed as it feeds on a variety of aquatic animals while black headed Ibis covered to Asian open bills. Packed with spectacular and detailed plates by leading bird artists such as Alan Harris, Tim Worfolk and John Cox, "Birds of Sri Lanka" is the definitive identification tool for the visiting birdwatcher and another majestic addition to the Helm Field Guides series. Good technology is important, so settle for a well known brand.


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The official checklist as accepted by the Ceylon Bird Club. Ready to Go? Birding is a relaxing hobby. Say it in Sinhala. Jayawardene Cultural Centre Publication. Its is a centre of remarkable biological richness and endemism even within Sri Lanka, which itself is part of a Global Biodiversity Hotspot.

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Henry, G.M. () A Guide to the Birds of Ceylon. Third Revised Edition. Oxford University Press India. The standard bird guide to Sri Lanka combining the comprehensiveness of a handbook with the identification covered in a field guide.

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Henry and W.W.A. Phillips, two of Sri Lanka’s foremost ornitholo­gists. Ini­tially, its purpose was to share and record members’ observations.