A Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names.

By: Jobling, James A.

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This Dictionary gives the derivation and meaning of all valid scientific bird names. Each part of the name is defined separately so that Passer domesticus, for example, will not be found as such, but both Passer and domesticus are explained in their respective alphabetical places. About 8500 names are defined, including a selection of historical synonyms. There is light spotting to the top of the text block, and the D/W has a small hole on the spine fold and damage to edge of spine Otherwise a clean, tight copy.

Title: A Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names.

Author: Jobling, James A.

Categories: Ornithology & Birds & Birdwatching*,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1992

ISBN: 0198546343

ISBN 13: 9780198546344

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Sellers ID: 03363

Keywords: ornithology, bird names , ,