Donald S. Farner,James R. King,Kenneth C. Parkes's Avian Biology: 7 PDF

By Donald S. Farner,James R. King,Kenneth C. Parkes

ISBN-10: 0122494075

ISBN-13: 9780122494079

Written via overseas specialists from many disciplines, this multi-volume treatise is a finished survey of the proven information and rules of avian biology. The volumes completely evaluate wisdom of the 8600 residing species of birds-knowledge caused by advances in instrumentation and expertise and stronger transportation amenities that allow extra particular, far-ranging box reviews than ever earlier than. The emphasis is at the importance of avian organic learn to such components of biology as ethology, ecology, inhabitants biology, evolutionary biology, and physiological ecology.

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