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The 5th edition of Svennson ringers guide for ringers with 38
additional species, bringing the total covered to 267 species.
identification guide to Birds in the Hand.
Out of stock - reprint due, if interested in reserving a copy
'Guide d'identification des oiseaux en
main', was published in French, which received
critical acclaim from members of the specialised
In 2016, the ‘Identification Guide to
Birds in the
Hand’, updated with 51 extra species, gives to all
handle birds the essential
information regarding accurate identification of
and subspecies, measurements, moult,
sex and age.
301 species (154 non-passerines and 147
passerines) most frequently caught in
Western Europe by general ringers are
presented in detail. To avoid mistakes,
identification is systematically compared with
species of similar appearance, which represents
a total of more than 550 treated
species. Homogenous treatment of all species
groups precludes the recurrent pitfalls of using
various books with variable modes of
presentation and means fewer books to carry.
from 51 additional species, major
improvements compared to the French version
information in the introduction,
of BTO codes and wing tip data in the heading of each species
of all treated species in the ‘identification’ section,
addition of schematic figures of moult sequences,
of distribution range notes for all species,
of EURING age codes in ‘moult’ and ‘age’ sections,
organisation of figures clarifying them and becoming more
of sonograms for some species (i.e. warblers...),
of various informative figures and comparative illustrations
of bibliographic references at the end of each species
index marks for non-passerines and passerines,
of appendix with a sample of moult and wing formula cards,
corrections and general updates to species accounts
English, published in 2016.
17 x 24 cm, 392 pages, black and white,
100 g paper, soft cover with flaps, matt 300g
glossy lamination, weight 870g.
& Sexing of Migratory East Asian Passerines
- p&p included.
hanbook covers 62 East Asian Passerines, inlcuding a number that
arrive in Europe or North America as vagrants. Has
comperehnenive and detailed summary of current knoweldge,
including 1,400 photographs of birds in the hand, mainly
obtained through a number of years studying passerines at
primarily Beidaihe in China.
English & Chinese.
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