Birds of Mexico and Central America

Birds of Mexico and Central America

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Description

The essential guide to identifying every species of bird you may see in this area, for tourists and wildlife enthusiasts.


'Birds of Mexico and Central America' is the only field guide to illustrate and describe every species of bird you may see in Central America from Mexico to Panama, including Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.




Features over 1,500 species




Text gives information on key identification features, habitat, and songs and calls




All plumages for each species are illustrated, including those of males, females and juveniles


The 98 colour plates appear opposite their relevant text for quick and easy reference. Distribution maps are included, showing where each species can be found and how common it is, to further aid identification. This comprehensive and highly portable guide is a must for all birdwatchers visiting the region.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 336 pages
  • 133 x 198 x 22mm | 626g
  • Collins
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 98 col plates (98pp)
  • 0007134908
  • 9780007134908
  • 609,345

Review quote

Praise for Collins Illustrated Checklists by Ber van Perlo:


'Very easy to flick through and get a quick impression of what may be unfamiliar families'. Birdwatch magazine


'I found the illustrations and text to be skillfully produced and accurate...the ideal guide to take on your travels'. British Ornithologists Union
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About Ber Van Perlo

Ber van Perlo is the author and illustrator of the highly successful 'Illustrated Checklist Birds of Eastern Africa', 'Illustrated Checklist Birds of Southern Africa' and 'Illustrated Checklist Birds of Western and Central Africa'.
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41 ratings
4.02 out of 5 stars
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4 46% (19)
3 15% (6)
2 7% (3)
1 0% (0)
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