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Upland birds of northeastern New Guinea

Bruce McP Beehler

Upland birds of northeastern New Guinea

a guide to the hill and mountain birds of Morobe Province

by Bruce McP Beehler

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Published by Wau Ecology Institute in Wau, Papua New Guinea .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua New Guinea,
  • Morobe Province
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Papua New Guinea -- Morobe Province -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Bruce McP. Beehler ; illustrated by William J. Adams.
      SeriesHandbook / Wau Ecology Institute ;, no. 4, Handbook (Wau Ecology Institute) ;, no. 4.
      ContributionsWau Ecology Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL694.P36 B44 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 156 p., 10 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2584636M
      LC Control Number85133837

      The island of New Guinea is home to over species of birds, the world’s largest and smallest parrots, the largest pigeons and the Queen Alexandra’s Birdwing butterfly—again the world’s largest. Although logging has ravaged most tropical forests, New Guinea is still covered with 75% of its original vegetation. The New Guinea woodcock (Scolopax rosenbergii) is a species of bird in the family Scolopacidae formerly considered to be conspecific with the Javan woodcock and called collectively the dusky woodcock. It is endemic to New Guinea and is found in Family: Scolopacidae.

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      Birds of New Guinea - Second Edition. 61 likes. The updated and definitive field guide to the birds of New ers: PACIFIC PAPUA NEW GUINEA /E/ THE PEOPLE THE PLAN THE IMPACT Mountains, rainforests and volcanic islands — these are scenes from the various places in Papua New Guinea where people of the Northeastern Cluster live. The cluster is composed of five languages — Borong, Dedua, Iyo, Somba-Siawari and Waskia.


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Author(s): Beehler, Bruce M. Publication Year: Created by IUCN - Powered by Drupal. This is the completely revised edition of the essential field guide to the birds of New Guinea.

The world's largest tropical island, New Guinea boasts a spectacular avifauna characterized by cassowaries, megapodes, pigeons, parrots, cuckoos, kingfishers, and owlet-nightjars, as well as an exceptionally diverse assemblage of songbirds such as the iconic birds of paradise.

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The Raggiana bird of paradise is the national bird of Papua New Guinea. This is a list of the bird species recorded in Papua New Guinea. The avifauna of Papua New Guinea include a total of species, of which are endemic, and 2 have been introduced by humans.

44 species are globally threatened. {{Citation | title=Birds of New Guinea / by Bruce M. Beehler, Thane K. Pratt, and Dale A. Zimmerman ; with text contributions from Harry L.

Bell, Brian W. Finch, and Jared M. Diamond ; illustrated by Dale A. Zimmerman and James Coe | author1=Beehler, Bruce McP | author2=Pratt, Thane K | author3=Zimmerman, Dale A. (Dale Allen), | year= | publisher=Princeton. The red bird-of-paradise is one of the vibrant bird species found on Papua New Guinea.

Because New Guinea is an island with few predatory species, local bird species have flourished in the. Golden-winged warblers are among the more than species protected as a result of the Migratory Bird Treaty. The Golden-winged Warbler (Vermivora chrysoptera) is a New World warbler.

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Wau Ecology Institute, Wau, PNG. Wau Ecology Institute, Wau, PNG. Beehler, B.M. & Pratt T.K. ().Author: Lloyd Nielsen. From cassowaries to parrots and birds-of-paradise to fairy-wrens, with sicklebills, mannikins and fantails in between, birders visiting New Guinea need to be prepared for a deluge of delightful birds, and Birds of New Guinea: Second Edition is the book to help them do it.

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The Alca impennis (Great Auk) and the Raphus cucullatus (Mauritius Dodo) are pictured with the other flightless birds because they were flightless birds that faced many of the same dangers of some of the current flightless birds such as the Apteryx (kiwis).

Man and animals that come with man such as dogs, pigs, cats, and rats are very dangerous for any birds that nest on the ground.

In – the professional collector Rollo Beck made large collections of birds in northeast New Guinea for the AMNH. The best-known result of Beck’s efforts was his discov-ery of a spectacular new golden and black species of bowerbird, later Cited by: 1.

Coordinates. Western New Guinea, also known as Papua (ISO code: ID-PP), is the Indonesian part of the island of New the island is alternatively named as Papua, the region is also called West Papua.

Lying to the west of the independent state of Papua New Guinea, it is the only Indonesian territory to be situated in ered to be a part of the Country: Indonesia. Victoria Crowned-Pigeon Goura victoria localized and skittish in lowland forests & mangrove edges along northern New Guinea and on Yapen & Biak islands, this is one of three species of Crowned-Pigeons.

Any would be a treat to see, but this may be the most impressive (I've seen it. Rufous-Backed Honeyeater is a species of bird native to Papua New Guinea. The bird is found in tropical mountain forests; particularly moss forests. It is a small bird that grows to a length of between () cm and weighs between ( 27) grams.

It feeds on insects, tiny fruits, seeds and nectar.The lowland pelotas is also known as the clicking shieldbill due to the unique clicking sound it makes when is found in subtropical and lowland forests in Papua New Guinea and parts of Indonesia.

It’s a reasonably common bird in these countries, marked by its white strip from its eye and bright red plumage on the bottom part of its : Juliette Sivertsen.