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The Resource Australian bird names : a complete guide, by Ian Fraser and Jeannie Gray

Australian bird names : a complete guide, by Ian Fraser and Jeannie Gray

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Australian bird names : a complete guide
Title
Australian bird names
Title remainder
a complete guide
Statement of responsibility
by Ian Fraser and Jeannie Gray
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An up-to-date, readily digestible check-list of Australian birds and the meanings behind their common and scientific names
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N$T
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Fraser, Ian
Dewey number
598.0994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL693
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Gray, Jeannie
  • CSIRO (Australia)
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  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • Birds
  • Australia
Label
Australian bird names : a complete guide, by Ian Fraser and Jeannie Gray
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Anseranatidae; Magpie Goose
  • Nectariniidae; flowerpeckers and sunbirds
  • Estrildidae; grass-finches
  • Passeridae; Old World sparrows
  • Motacillidae; pipits and wagtails
  • Fringillidae; t̀rue' finches
  • Emberizidae; buntings and American sparrows
  • Anatidae; geese, ducks, swans
  • Phaethontidae; tropicbirds
  • Podicipedidae; grebes
  • Phoenicopteridae; flamingoes
  • Columbidae; pigeons and doves
  • Podargidae; frogmouths
  • Caprimulgidae; nightjars
  • Eurostopodidae; eared nightjars
  • Aegothelidae; owlet-nightjars
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Apodidae; swifts
  • Hydrobatidae; northern storm-petrels
  • Oceanitidae; southern storm-petrels
  • Diomedeidae; albatrosses
  • Procellariidae; petrels, prions, shearwaters
  • Spheniscidae; penguins
  • Fregatidae; frigatebirds
  • Sulidae; boobies and gannets
  • Anhingidae; darters
  • Phalacrocoracidae; cormorants
  • Non-Passerines
  • Pelecanidae; pelicans
  • Ciconiidae; storks
  • Ardeidae; herons, egrets, bitterns
  • Threskiornithidae; ibis and spoonbills
  • Accipitridae; eagles, hawks, osprey etc.
  • Falconidae; falcons
  • Gruidae; cranes
  • Rallidae; crakes and rails
  • Otididae; bustards
  • Chionidae; sheathbills
  • Struthionidae; ostrich
  • Burhinidae; stone-curlews
  • Haematopodidae; oystercatchers
  • Recurvirostridae; stilts and avocets
  • Charadriidae; plovers and dotterels
  • Pedionomidae; plains-wanderer
  • Jacanidae; jacanas
  • Rostratulidae; painted snipes
  • Scolopacidae; ẁaders'- snipes, sandpipers, curlews etc.
  • Turnicidae; button-quails
  • Glareolidae; pratincoles
  • Casuariidae; emus, cassowaries
  • Stercorariidae; skuas and jaegers
  • Laridae; gulls, terns and noddies
  • Nestoridae; New Zealand parrots
  • Cacatuidae; cockatoos
  • Psittacidae; parrots
  • Cuculidae; cuckoos
  • Strigidae; typical or hawk owls
  • Tytonidae; barn owls
  • Alcedinidae; river or fishing kingfishers
  • Halcyonidae; tree kingfishers
  • Megapodiidae; mound builders
  • Meropidae; bee-eaters
  • Coraciidae; rollers
  • Passerines
  • Pittidae; pittas
  • Menuridae; lyrebirds
  • Atrichornithidae; scrub-birds
  • Climacteridae; Australasian treecreepers
  • Ptilonorhynchidae; bowerbirds
  • Maluridae; fairy-wrens, emuwrens, grasswrens
  • Dasyornithidae; bristlebirds
  • Numididae; guineafowl
  • Acanthizidae; scrubwrens and allies, gerygones, thornbills, whitefaces
  • Pardalotidae; pardalotes
  • Meliphagidae; honeyeaters and chats
  • Pomatostomidae; Australian babblers
  • Orthonychidae; logrunners
  • Psophodidae; quail-thrushes, whipbirds, wedgebills
  • Neosittidae; sittellas
  • Campephagidae; cuckoo-shrikes and trillers
  • Pachycephalidae; shrike-tit, whistlers and shrike-thrushes
  • Oriolidae; orioles and figbirds
  • Odontophoridae; California Quail
  • Artamidae; woodswallows, magpies, currawongs, butcherbirds
  • Dicruridae; drongoes
  • Rhipiduridae; fantails
  • Laniidae; shrikes
  • Corvidae; ravens and crows
  • Monarchidae; monarch-flycatchers
  • Corcoracidae; chough and apostlebird
  • Paradisaeidae; birds of paradise, riflebirds, manucodes
  • Petroicidae; Australian robins
  • Alaudidae; larks
  • Phasianidae; quails, chook relatives
  • Cisticolidae
  • Acrocephalidae; reed-warblers
  • Megaluridae; some Òld World Warblers', including grassbirds and songlarks
  • Timaliidae; silvereyes, white-eyes
  • Phylloscopidae; some Old World warblers including leaf-warblers
  • Hirundinidae; swallows and martins
  • Pycnonotidae; bulbuls
  • Muscicapidae; Old World flycatchers
  • Turdidae; thrushes
  • Sturnidae; starlings
Control code
851820792
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780643104716
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851820792
Label
Australian bird names : a complete guide, by Ian Fraser and Jeannie Gray
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Anseranatidae; Magpie Goose
  • Nectariniidae; flowerpeckers and sunbirds
  • Estrildidae; grass-finches
  • Passeridae; Old World sparrows
  • Motacillidae; pipits and wagtails
  • Fringillidae; t̀rue' finches
  • Emberizidae; buntings and American sparrows
  • Anatidae; geese, ducks, swans
  • Phaethontidae; tropicbirds
  • Podicipedidae; grebes
  • Phoenicopteridae; flamingoes
  • Columbidae; pigeons and doves
  • Podargidae; frogmouths
  • Caprimulgidae; nightjars
  • Eurostopodidae; eared nightjars
  • Aegothelidae; owlet-nightjars
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Apodidae; swifts
  • Hydrobatidae; northern storm-petrels
  • Oceanitidae; southern storm-petrels
  • Diomedeidae; albatrosses
  • Procellariidae; petrels, prions, shearwaters
  • Spheniscidae; penguins
  • Fregatidae; frigatebirds
  • Sulidae; boobies and gannets
  • Anhingidae; darters
  • Phalacrocoracidae; cormorants
  • Non-Passerines
  • Pelecanidae; pelicans
  • Ciconiidae; storks
  • Ardeidae; herons, egrets, bitterns
  • Threskiornithidae; ibis and spoonbills
  • Accipitridae; eagles, hawks, osprey etc.
  • Falconidae; falcons
  • Gruidae; cranes
  • Rallidae; crakes and rails
  • Otididae; bustards
  • Chionidae; sheathbills
  • Struthionidae; ostrich
  • Burhinidae; stone-curlews
  • Haematopodidae; oystercatchers
  • Recurvirostridae; stilts and avocets
  • Charadriidae; plovers and dotterels
  • Pedionomidae; plains-wanderer
  • Jacanidae; jacanas
  • Rostratulidae; painted snipes
  • Scolopacidae; ẁaders'- snipes, sandpipers, curlews etc.
  • Turnicidae; button-quails
  • Glareolidae; pratincoles
  • Casuariidae; emus, cassowaries
  • Stercorariidae; skuas and jaegers
  • Laridae; gulls, terns and noddies
  • Nestoridae; New Zealand parrots
  • Cacatuidae; cockatoos
  • Psittacidae; parrots
  • Cuculidae; cuckoos
  • Strigidae; typical or hawk owls
  • Tytonidae; barn owls
  • Alcedinidae; river or fishing kingfishers
  • Halcyonidae; tree kingfishers
  • Megapodiidae; mound builders
  • Meropidae; bee-eaters
  • Coraciidae; rollers
  • Passerines
  • Pittidae; pittas
  • Menuridae; lyrebirds
  • Atrichornithidae; scrub-birds
  • Climacteridae; Australasian treecreepers
  • Ptilonorhynchidae; bowerbirds
  • Maluridae; fairy-wrens, emuwrens, grasswrens
  • Dasyornithidae; bristlebirds
  • Numididae; guineafowl
  • Acanthizidae; scrubwrens and allies, gerygones, thornbills, whitefaces
  • Pardalotidae; pardalotes
  • Meliphagidae; honeyeaters and chats
  • Pomatostomidae; Australian babblers
  • Orthonychidae; logrunners
  • Psophodidae; quail-thrushes, whipbirds, wedgebills
  • Neosittidae; sittellas
  • Campephagidae; cuckoo-shrikes and trillers
  • Pachycephalidae; shrike-tit, whistlers and shrike-thrushes
  • Oriolidae; orioles and figbirds
  • Odontophoridae; California Quail
  • Artamidae; woodswallows, magpies, currawongs, butcherbirds
  • Dicruridae; drongoes
  • Rhipiduridae; fantails
  • Laniidae; shrikes
  • Corvidae; ravens and crows
  • Monarchidae; monarch-flycatchers
  • Corcoracidae; chough and apostlebird
  • Paradisaeidae; birds of paradise, riflebirds, manucodes
  • Petroicidae; Australian robins
  • Alaudidae; larks
  • Phasianidae; quails, chook relatives
  • Cisticolidae
  • Acrocephalidae; reed-warblers
  • Megaluridae; some Òld World Warblers', including grassbirds and songlarks
  • Timaliidae; silvereyes, white-eyes
  • Phylloscopidae; some Old World warblers including leaf-warblers
  • Hirundinidae; swallows and martins
  • Pycnonotidae; bulbuls
  • Muscicapidae; Old World flycatchers
  • Turdidae; thrushes
  • Sturnidae; starlings
Control code
851820792
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780643104716
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851820792

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