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A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Borneo
A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Borneo

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Borneo

Naturalists' Guides

SCIENCE

176 Pages, 5.0 x 7.0

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $17.95 (US $17.95) (CA $24.00)

Publication Date: January 2019

ISBN 9781912081912

Rights: US & CA

John Beaufoy Publishing (Jan 2019)

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Overview

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Borneo (covering Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan) is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from one of Borneo's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the birds of Borneo encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, IUCN status as at 2011 and its status in each state of Borneo.

Author Biography

Wong Tsu Shi, lives in Sabah, North Borneo. A keen photographer, his main interest is in the photo-documentation of the birds of Borneo and bird identification. He is one of Southeast Asia's top bird photographers, and has travelled throughout the island of Borneo is pursuit of his passion.