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By John P. O'Neill, Thomas S. Schulenberg, Douglas F. Stotz, Daniel F. Lane, Theodore A. Parker

Birds of Peru is the main entire and authoritative box consultant to this varied, neotropical panorama. It gains each of Peru's 1,817 chook species and exhibits the certain plumages of every in 307 fabulous, high quality colour plates. Concise descriptions and colour distribution maps can be found contrary the plates, making this e-book a lot more uncomplicated to exploit within the box than commonplace neotropical box courses. This totally revised paperback variation comprises twenty-five extra species.
* A finished consultant to all 1,817 species present in Peru--one 5th of the world's birds--with subspecies, sexes, age periods, and morphs totally illustrated
* Designed in particular for box use, with shiny descriptive info and invaluable identity tips contrary colour plates
* exact species bills, together with a full-color distribution map
* contains 25 extra species now not lined within the first version
* beneficial properties three solely new plates and greater than 25 extra illustrations

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Upperwings always dark (cf. older plumages of Peruvian). Plumages of immature Brown and Peruvian pelicans more similar, but Brown always paler, less chocolaty brown. Bills of immature Brown remain dark; pale yellow or yellow-orange color to bill tip of Peruvian usually develops relatively early. Also note gray gular pouch, rather than paler, often yellowish gular pouch of immature Peruvian. Co, E, Br, Ch 54 WAVED ALBATROSS NORTHERN GIANT-PETREL juv. WAVED ALBATROSS SOUTHERN GIANT-PETREL ad. SOUTHERN GIANT-PETREL ad.

All also take several years to reach maturity. Albatrosses and giant-petrels are highly pelagic seabirds that forage entirely at sea. Pelicans also are large and brown and occur in coastal waters (though, unlike albatrosses and petrels, are very common in inshore waters). Pelicans have very long bills with large gular pouches. Frequently seen in flocks flying over water in long lines. Dive into water, from the air, sometimes in spectacular fashion, to catch fish underwater. Molts of pelicans are complicated and poorly understood; in Brown (and probably also Peruvian), these include supplemental molts on head and neck during breeding season.

Br, Bo 7 TATAUPA TINAMOU 7 Crypturellus tataupa * 23 cm (9 in) Uncommon to locally common in dry northern and central intermontane valleys (Marañón, Huallaga, Chanchamayo, and Apurímac), 200–1300 m. Found in riparian thickets, undergrowth of dry forest, and (in central Peru) at edge of humid forest. Cf. Small-billed Tinamou and Paint-billed Crake (which is paler brown and has a thicker, bicolored bill). VOICE Song, most often given in the morning, is a gruff series, accelerating in pace and descending in pitch, ending in low chatter.

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