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Mexican birds first impressions based upon an ornithological expedition to Tamaulipas, Nuevo Léon, and Coahuila : with an appendix briefly describing all Mexican birds by George Miksch Sutton

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


  • Birds -- Mexico.

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Edition Notes

Statementby George Miksch Sutton.
LC ClassificationsQL686 .S85 1951a
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 282 p. :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14783185M

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This book is highly recommended.", Birding World "If you're planning a trip to Mexico and want to do a little birding on the side, this book is a must. Site descriptions, detailed maps, and lists of expected birds at each location make this book essential for any birder heading south of the border."-- Scott Shalaway, The Wild Side/5(24). Even with all this praise the book has one major flaw -- no information or illustrations of North American migrants (basically any bird that breeds north of Mexico). I just got back from a two week birding trip to Mexico and eventhough it wasn't necessary to have Howell's guide to the birds of Mexico is by far the best field guide for Mexico/5. A Field Guide to Mexican Birds book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. With more than color paintings arranged by families for /5. Terry Nov I am in Sayulita (PVR) there is a large but slight dark bird with very long tail w/ a white Apron around the tail that is spread in flight.

  Buy a cheap copy of Field Guide to Mexican Birds book by Roger Tory Peterson. With more than color paintings arranged by families for quick comparison of similar species, and with detailed information on range, habitat, size, and voice, Free shipping over $Cited by: 6. A Guide to the Birds of Mexico and Northern Central America is a field guide to birds, covering species found in Mexico and five other countries in northern Central America (Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua).It is a book by Steve N. G. Howell and Sophie Webb, published by Oxford University Press.. A page introduction outlines the geographical area covered Published: (Oxford University Press). The diversity and beauty of Mexican birds is unbelievable, and Steve Howell and Sophie Webb do an excellent job of portraying the reality of Mexican birds. It's by far, the best guide out there (heads and tails above the Peterson guide to Mexican birds) for the region.   Diverse Mexican Landscapes, Diverse Mexican Birds From Mexico's deserts to lush forests to coastlines, the country houses many birds found nowhere else on earth. Some other species native to Mexico include the Yucatan wiren, Cozumel Thrasher, dwarf jay, Socorro Wren and Fuertes’s Oriole which occupy the forests and coastal area of the country.

  Field Guide to Birds of Mexico. Everything that Tom said about the Howell book is true. It is an excellent guide to the birds of Mexico. The only problem with that book is that it is very large and heavy to carry around with you in the field. A good option is Peterson's Mexican Birds. The trade-off there is that, while it includes. Birds of Mexico and Central America is the only field guide to illustrate and describe every species of bird in Central America from Mexico to Panama, including Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica. Written and illustrated by Ber van Perlo, this handsome work covers more than 1, species. Information on key identification features, habitats, songs, and calls is. Do you have any idea what this bird could be? I bought a book called "Common Birds of the Yucatan Peninsula" by Eduardo Llamosa Neumann with drawings by Gladys M. Rodriguez. It looks rather like the Black-and-white Warbler, but no Yellow Breast is seen or . Peterson Field Guide to Mexican Birds (British Hondras, El Salvador) by Roger Tory Peterson Institute, Edward L. Chalif and a great selection of related books, art .