Covers every species and most subspecies recorded in Ecuador, including migrants and vagrants, with accurate and up-to-date distribution maps. This up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the birds of mainland Ecuador is a valuable resource for anyone exploring the mountains, forests and wetlands of this incredibly bird-rich country.
Ecuador and Galapagos Islands National Geographic Adventure MapNational Geographic Maps #ad - A list of cities and towns with a user-friendly index is provided along with a road network of highways, major and secondary roads, shown with distances. Pinpointed spots include beaches, surfing, wildlife areas, archeological sites, churches and areas for camping, fishing and diving. Waterproof • tear-resistant • travel mapNational Geographic's Ecuador and Galapagos Islands Adventure Map, with its comprehensive information, is uniquely designed for adventure travelers.
This expertly researched map is the perfect complement to any guidebook. Every adventure map is printed on durable synthetic paper, making them waterproof, tear-resistant and tough — capable of withstanding the rigors of international travel. Map scale = 1:750, 000sheet Size = 37. 75" x 25. 5"folded Size = 4.
Ecuador and Galapagos Islands National Geographic Adventure Map #ad - 25" x 9. 25". An inset map covers the world renowned Galapagos Islands, showing Galapagos National Park and Marine Reserve, Tortoise Reserve and diving areas around the islands. The northern part of the map covers the capital city of Quito, Cotopaxi Volcano and National Park, Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve, the town of Tena in the Amazon rainforest and the country's largest city of Guayaquil.
Unsurfaced and 4-wheel-drive roads are mapped for those wishing to get off the beaten track. The map delivers unparalleled detail of the entire country and its recreational, historical, cultural and natural destinations.
Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians Wildlife Explorer GuidesPrinceton University Press #ad - Mainland ecuador's spectacular wildlife makes it a magnet for nature tourists, but until now there hasn't been a go-to, all-in-one guide geared to the general reader. Written and illustrated by two of Ecuador's most experienced nature guides and photographers, amphibians, this book covers more than 350 birds, mammals, and reptiles.
With this handy and accessible guide, visitors now have everything they need to identify and enjoy the majority of birds and animals they are likely to see. It features over 400 stunning color photographs and includes a range map for each species, as well as a brief account of the country's natural history and biogeography.
Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians Wildlife Explorer Guides #ad - . With its extensive coverage, beautiful photographs, attractive and easy-to-use layout, and nontechnical text, this is an essential guide for anyone who wants to explore the natural wonders of Ecuador. An essential all-in-one guide to mainland ecuador's amazing wildlifeunique and attractive layout with more than 400 stunning color photographsCovers more than 350 of the most frequently seen birds, mammals, biology, and amphibiansUses a habitat-based approach to aid identificationAccessible text provides key information on identification, reptiles, maps, and conservationPhotos, behavior, and text are presented together for ease of use University Press Group Ltd.
Wildlife of the Galápagos: Second Edition Princeton Pocket GuidesPrinceton University Press #ad - Over 650 stunning color photographs, and drawings are accompanied by accessible, maps, descriptive text. There is also a revised section that discusses the islands' history, geology, and conservation, climate, with the most current details on visitor sites. This is the perfect portable companion for all nature enthusiasts interested in the astounding Galápagos.
Covers 400+ commonly seen species, maps, mammals, including birds, and plants, reptiles, and other coastal and marine lifeIllustrated with over 650 color photographs, invertebrates, climate, and drawingsIncludes maps of visitor sitesWritten by wildlife experts with extensive knowledge of the areaIncludes information on the history, geology, and conservation of the islands University Press Group Ltd.
Wildlife of the Galápagos: Second Edition Princeton Pocket Guides #ad - Since its first publication more than a decade ago, Wildlife of the Galápagos has become the definitive, classic field guide to the natural splendors of this amazing part of the world. This new edition includes information about all the common fish of the region and Spanish names are featured for the first time.
Now fully updated, invertebrates, and plants, reptiles, this essential and comprehensive guide has been expanded to include the more than 400 commonly seen birds, mammals, and other coastal and marine life of this wondrous archipelago.
The Birds of Ecuador: Field GuideComstock Pub. Associates #ad - University Press Group Ltd. The text focuses on the field identification aspects of each species, vocalizations, including their behavior, and nest appearance. This set is slipcased. All species are illustrated in full color, including migrants and vagrants and visually distinctive subspecies. This two-volume set of the birds of ecuador includes status, two line drawings of bird anatomy, 115 silhouette outlines, and Field Guide, which contains detailed information on the ecology, a color map of Ecuador, and distribution of all species, which contains 96 full-color plates and facing pages of descriptive text, status, Distribution, and Taxonomy, and nearly 1600 distribution maps.
Birds of Western Ecuador: A Photographic GuidePrinceton University Press #ad - Here is the ultimate photographic guide to the spectacular birds of this region. Species accounts, photos, and color distribution maps appear side by side, making it easier than ever to find what you are looking for, whether you are in the field or preparing for your trip. Features nearly 1, 500 photos of 946 speciesincludes facing-page species accounts, photos, and mapsProvides photos of multiple plumages for many speciesHelps you to differentiate between similar species University Press Group Ltd.
Western ecuador is famed for its astonishingly diverse birdlife, flycatchers, from colorful hummingbirds and outrageous toucans to more difficult groups like raptors, and ovenbirds. Featuring nearly 1, 500 stunning color photos of 946 species, this richly detailed and taxonomically sophisticated field guide will help you with even the toughest identification challenges.
Ecuador Birds fold out pocket field guide English and Spanish EditionRainforest Publications 9781888538021 #ad - Highly detailed illustrated guide to the birds you'll find in Ecuador. Ecuador is a bird-watchers paradise with over 2, 600 identified species of resident and migrant birds. 24" 61cm by 8. 75" 22 cm our wildlife guides are the perfect companion if you're a naturalist, bird watcher, or adventure traveler. When folded, the guide is only 3.
5" 9cm by 8. 75" 22 cm. Here, you can experience a vast range of habitats making Ecuador one of the best bird watching destinations in the world. Species are named in English, Spanish, and Latin. The illustrator, robert dean, has been living in Costa Rica since the early 1990s and specializes in drawing the birds he observes in the wild every chance he gets.
Ecuador Birds fold out pocket field guide English and Spanish Edition #ad - This is a highly portable waterproof full color scientifically reviewed wildlife field guide;. University Press Group Ltd. Many of the birds in this guide are common to the habitats they live in and are easily identified. It contains twelve 9cm by 22cm "pages" plus front and back cover pages, and when spread is approx.
Birds, Mammals, and Reptiles of the Galápagos Islands: An Identification Guide, 2nd EditionYale University Press #ad - Information on the status, habitat preferences, breeding seasons, and significant behavioral characteristics is provided for each species, along with 78 distribution maps for all resident species. This is the first comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galápagos, mammals, encompassing the birds, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter.
The innovative, simple-to-use format of the pocket-sized volume will help beginners and experts alike to identify with confidence the striking and charismatic Galápagos fauna. Highlighting the differences between similar species, the guide focuses on the key identification features of each. Fifty-three remarkable color plates compiled from a composite of 500 photographic images and 20 illustrations depict virtually every bird, mammal, and reptile ever recorded on the Galápagos.
Birds, Mammals, and Reptiles of the Galápagos Islands: An Identification Guide, 2nd Edition #ad - . University Press Group Ltd.
Gulls Simplified: A Comparative Approach to IdentificationPrinceton University Press #ad - A simpler and more user-friendly visual approach to gull identificationThis unique photographic field guide to North America’s gulls provides a comparative approach to identification that concentrates on the size, structure, and basic plumage features of gulls―gone are the often-confusing array of plumage details found in traditional guides.
Featuring hundreds of color photos throughout, Gulls Simplified illustrates the variations of gull plumages for a variety of ages, giving readers strong visual reference points for each species. Extensive captions accompany the photos, digitized photo arrays for each age group, which include comparative photo arrays, and numerous images of each species―a wealth of visual information at your fingertips.
Gulls Simplified: A Comparative Approach to Identification #ad - This one-of-a-kind guide includes detailed species accounts and a distribution map for each gull. An essential field companion for north American birders, Gulls Simplified reduces the confusion commonly associated with gull identification, offering a more user-friendly way of observing these marvelous birds.
Provides a simpler approach to gull identificationfeatures a wealth of color photos for easy comparison among speciesIncludes detailed captions that explain identification criteria and aging, body shape, with direct visual reinforcement above the captionsCombines plumage details with a focus on size, and structural features for easy identification in the fieldHighlights important field marks and physical features for each gull University Press Group Ltd.
Birds of Central America: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama Princeton Field GuidesPrinceton University Press #ad - The first comprehensive field guide to the birds of central AmericaBirds of Central America is the first comprehensive field guide to the avifauna of the entire region, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Honduras, including Belize, Costa Rica, and Panama. The guide also contains up-to-date range maps and concise notes on distribution, behavior, habitat, and voice.
Two hundred sixty detailed plates on convenient facing-page spreads depict differing ages and sexes for each species, with a special focus on geographic variation. An introduction provides a brief overview of the region’s landscape, climate, and biogeography. The culmination of more than a decade of research and field experience, Birds of Central America is an indispensable resource for all those interested in the bird life of this part of the world.
Birds of Central America: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama Princeton Field Guides #ad - Detailed information on the entire avifauna of central america260 beautiful color platesRange maps, text, and illustrations presented on convenient facing-page spreadsUp-to-date notes on distribution supported by an extensive bibliographySpecial focus on geographic variation of bird species University Press Group Ltd.
Handy and compact, the book presents text and illustrations for nearly 1, 200 resident and migrant species, and information on all rare vagrants.
Antpittas and Gnateaters Helm Identification GuidesHelm #ad - University Press Group Ltd. This authoritative handbook is the first book dedicated solely to these two families, combining an exhaustive review of more than two centuries of literature with original observations by the author and many knowledgeable contributors. Antpittas and gnateaters provides a thorough guide to the identification and ecology of these birds, with detailed maps accompanying the text.
Antpittas and Gnateaters Helm Identification Guides #ad - A series of superb plates illustrate most of the 156 recognized taxa; supplemented by more than 250 colour photographs, the immature plumages and natural history of many species are depicted for the first time. Elusive study organisms for ornithologists and highly prized additions to the birder's life-list, the antpittas Grallariidae and gnateaters Conopophagidae are among the most poorly known Neotropical bird groups.
. This book is the ultimate reference on these remarkable and beautiful birds, and an indispensible addition to the libraries of researchers and birders for many years to come.