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some birds rare in, or hitherto unrecorded from, Chiriqui province, Panama

Davidson, Mary E. (McLellan)

some birds rare in, or hitherto unrecorded from, Chiriqui province, Panama

by Davidson, Mary E. (McLellan)

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Published in [San Francisco] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Panama,
  • Chiriquí (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Panama -- Chiriquí (Province)

    • Edition Notes

      Caption title.

      Statementby M. E. McLellan Davidson ...
      SeriesProceedings of the California academy of sciences. 4th ser., vol.xxiii, no. 17 ... September 1, 1938
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .C253 vol. 23, no. 17
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[255]-261 p.
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6490563M
      LC Control Number45030352
      OCLC/WorldCa4633510

        Today we're venturing into the prehistoric era to look at some of the largest birds to have ever lived. We're lucky some of these birds don't exist anymore! The Top Fives original show brings you. Controversy after scientist finds rare bird -- and kills it Technically Incorrect: A US scientist finds a male mustached kingfisher in the Solomon Islands. He kills it so that he can study it.

        The population of the rare bird, found only on California’s Santa Cruz Island, is at about 2, rather than the previously estima Unfortunately, this reminds us that there are still dozens of birds just in the United States that are highly endangered. Here’s a look at these fleeting birds. California Condor.   Note: The picture is just for representation purpose to compare the size of Argentavis magnificens with a human. Image Source: Wangyonglee/Wikimedia Commons Before the discovery of Pelagornis sandersi, Argentavis magnificens was hailed as the largest flying bird to have ever existed. Also known as the “giant teratorn”, Argentavis had an estimated wingspan of – feet.

        The birds on this list are so rare that some of them don’t even exist in the wild anymore here are the top 10 rarest birds. 10 Hawaiian crow. Hawaiian crow. Hawaiian crow is officially extinct in the wild in there were 10 known Hawaiian crows but by the remaining 2 had disappeared. The Hawaiian crow is endemic to Central Kona in. These images come from the limited-edition book "The Fifty Rarest Birds of the World", by Dr Mark Cocker, of the International Council for Bird Preservation, based in Cambridge, England. Matthew Bird, of Inventas Media, is controlling sales of the book. Contact Matthew to get information on purchasing the book. Or, take a look.


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Some birds rare in, or hitherto unrecorded from, Chiriqui province, Panama by Davidson, Mary E. (McLellan) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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