A comprehensive illustrated guide to the birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea.
Birds of the Greater Sundas, the Philippines, and Wallacea is a comprehensive illustrated guide to the varied and fascinating avian population inhabiting these Southeast Asian islands, which include Indonesian territories, the Philippine archipelago, and Borneo, the third-largest island in the world. Covering more than 1,900 species, this volume contains 179 beautiful color plates and 600 maps. The accompanying text provides detailed information about plumage, voice, range, distribution, status, and habitat. This accessible and much-needed guide will be essential for all bird enthusiasts traveling to this unique region.
A comprehensive look at the more than 1,900 bird species of the Greater Sundas (Sumatra, Java, Bali and Borneo), the Philippines, and Wallacea (Sulawesi, the Lesser Sundas and the Moluccas Maluku); Lavishly illustrated with 179 stunning color plates; Gives detailed information about plumage, voice, range, distribution, status, and habitat; Handy and easy to use. Written and illustrated by Norman Arlott.
Norman Arlott is one of the world's leading bird artists. His books include Birds of the West Indies and the two-volume Birds of Europe, Russia, China, and Japan. Princeton Illustrated Checklists series.