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Swifts : a guide to the swifts and treeswifts of the world

Phil Chandler

Swifts : a guide to the swifts and treeswifts of the world

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Published by Pica Press, R. Friedman, Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Common Ground Distributors in Mountfield, East Sussex, South Africa, Arden, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swifts,
  • Swifts -- Identification

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-231) and index.

    StatementPhil Chantler and Gerald Driessens.
    ContributionsDriessens, Gerald.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18940212M
    ISBN 101873403313, 0958322392
    OCLC/WorldCa33225832

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at Pemberley Books Theme Oxley Nepal Slate Thistle Currency GBP (£) US$ EURO YEN. These species of swifts are recognized by the International Ornithological Congress (IOC).

They are distributed among four tribes and 19 genera. Tribe Cypseloidini. Genus Cypseloides; Spot-fronted swift (Cypseloides cherriei) White-chinned swift (Cypseloides cryptus) White-fronted swift (Cypseloides storeri) Sooty swift (Cypseloides fumigatus).

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Family Book: II rating (out of 5 possible) Chantler, P. Swifts: A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World. 2d ed. Yale Univ. Press, New Haven, CT. Treeswifts are included in this family volume, the second edition of which was published in the U.K.

by Pica Press, but in the U.S. by Yale. Swifts - A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World. Phil Chantler.

The second edition of this highly acclaimed monograph has been extensively revised to take account of recent information, and several plates have been revised by the artist. THERE are 96 species of swifts and tree swifts in the world, but only four breed in Europe.

Turn to Swifts: A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World by Phil Chantler and Gerald. | (A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World) | Phil Chantler & Gerald Driessens | Pica Press | | Edition 2 | Hardback | pages, 24 colour plates, line illustrations, maps ISBN: Buy this book from The swifts are a family, Apodidae, of highly aerial are superficially similar to swallows, but are actually not closely related to passerine species at all; swifts are in the separate order Apodiformes, which they share with treeswifts are closely related to the true swifts, but form a separate family, the Hemiprocnidae.

The resemblances between swifts and swallows. Like all swifts, the Antillean Palm Swift is a very fast, nimble bird. They are great flyers and can make hair pin turns and high speeds. A Guide to Swifts and Treeswifts of the World.

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They spend most of the year relatively high in the air column, only coming down to near ground level at times of bad weather. By Phil Chandler and Gerald Driessens, Pica Press.

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Treeswifts are funny little things. They’re swifts, only they aren’t, actually. When they were first described they were thought to be a link between the swallows and the swifts.

Of course this is nonsense, and they are clearly close to swifts, but with a hind toe that lets them perch like a swallow, they sit outside the family as well, in their own, rarely thought about, family. Other names: spine-tailed swift, needle-tailed swift, northern needletail, whitethroated needletail, white throated needletail, spinetailed swift, spine tailed swift.

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