Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum; Passeriformes, or Perching Birds. Fringilliformes PT. I, Containing the Families DICI Id, Hirundinid, Am

Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum; Passeriformes, or Perching Birds. Fringilliformes PT. I, Containing the Families DICI Id, Hirundinid, Am

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ...indication of a saffronyellow patch on the sides of the breast. Young males resemble the young females, but have a little more yellow on the crown and sides of the breast, and the blackish streaks on the under surface are more distinct. Hub. North America, but chiefly the Eastern Province. In the north-west it extends across the continent; thence some individuals straggle southwards along the Pacific side to Washington, and probably Oregon and California; north to the Arctic coast; Greenland; west to the Rocky Mountains in the latitude of Colorado, where common; west in the Missouri region into Dakotah, and nearly across that territory in the Mouse-River area: breeds mostly north of the United States, but also in northern New England; and also in Jamaica; winters anywhere in the United States from the latitude of southern New England southward Cones). Winters also in Central America from Mexico to Panama Salvin 6 Godman). Jamaica, S. Domingo, Bahamas. a. J ad. st. North America. b. (J ad.; c. 2 North America, juv. st. d. $ ad. sk. North America. e. cf ad. sk. Repulse Bay, Arctic America. /. cJ ad. sk. Fort Simpson, May 19. g, h. ($ 2 ad. sk. 40th Parallel Dawson). Pennsylvania Baird). Washington, D.C. J. C. McGuire). Chicago, Illinois, May 3 H. K. Voale). Chicago, Illinois, Oct. 2 H. K. Coale). Jefferson, Illinois, Oct. 9 H. K. Coale). Colehour, Illinois, Oct. 2 (H. K. Coak). Colehour, April 18 H. K. Coale). Hyde Park, Illinois, April B. p. 100 (1872); Scl. 8, -Solv. Nomencl. Av. Neotr. p. 9 (1873); Coues, B. N.-West, p. 232 (1874); Ridgw. Rep. U.S. Oeol. ExpL iOth Par. p. 433 (1877); Coues, B. Color Vail. p. 271 (1878); id. Bull. U.S. Geol. Sum. iv. p. 506 (1878); Salv. $ Godm. Biol. Centr.-Amer., Aves, i. p. 128 (1880); Ridgw. Bull. U.S. Nat...show more

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  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 503g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236562968
  • 9781236562968