Notes on a collection of Surinam birds
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Published by Printed for the Museum in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Birds -- Surinam.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSurinam birds
Statementby Outram Bangs and Thomas E. Penard.
SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College -- v. 62, no. 2, Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 62, no. 2
ContributionsPenard, Thomas Edward, 1878-1936.
The Physical Object
PaginationP. [25]-92 ;
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22460032M

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Since his retirement in , he has been working as a freelance bird guide. He is the author of Wild Birds of Paramaribo () and was a co-author of the Annotated Checklist of the Birds of Suriname. Dr. Jan Hein J.M. Ribot () lived in Suriname from until , working as a lecturer in physics at the University of Suriname. From Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): ersitylibrary (external link). Birds of Surinam Author HAVERSCHMIDT, F Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition Stretched Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Oliver & Boyd Place of Publication Edinburgh Date published Keywords ORNITHOLOGY. BIRDS AFRICA. AFRICAN BIRDS. R S FITTER. Bookseller catalogs. Today, what we call Surinam is located on the north coast of South America, bordering Brazil on the south, Guiana on the west, and French Guiana to the east. The focus on details-the kinds of birds and insects, for instance-contributes to the idea that we are dealing with a true story.

HB. Vg in price-clipped d/w. Owner s name neatly inscribed to endpaper. 1st edition. The first complete illustrated avifauna for Surinam, including a full and detailed listing of some of the species to be found there. Also with an account of the topography and climate of the country. Plates by Paul Barruel illustrate some of the Surinam. For more than birds the english name has a link to a page with photo, comment and sometimes a sound on this site. For some species a remark is made in an extra list with special cases, like additions to the avifauna since the appearance of a "Annotated Checklist of the Birds of Suriname". The number of known bird species for Suriname changes and for many years now this number changes by on the average +3 species a year. A Field Guide to the birds of Suriname by A.L. Spaans, O.H. Ottema and J.H.J.M. Ribot is on the market, first published by Brill, Leiden in November , and can be obtained via this publisher or via bookstores. , Birds of Surinam [by] F. Haverschmidt; illustrated by Paul Barruel Oliver & Boyd Edinburgh, London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for .

Suriname has a surface area of , square kilometres, that would be l square miles. Surinam borders on Brazil in the south. West of Suriname lies a country called Guyana, which was a colony of Great Brittain. East of Suriname is French Guyana, which still is a colony of France. To the north of Suriname is the big Atlantic Ocean. Home to some of the world’s most incredible neotropical bird species, Suriname is a place worth discovering for bird watchers. Appreciate the flowing rivers, teaming waterfalls, and lush vegetation of this unique country, while learning about it’s diverse avifauna on the Birds of Suriname tour. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. For more details about Suriname and its avifauna, please visit the Resources page where you will find information about books and other websites. If you are interested, contact me at otte_address. We offer all-in bird watching trips for between 1 and 4 persons as well as day trips around Paramaribo, to the savannah and to the Warapa creek.