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Portraits, birds of Sri Lanka

Sunil Gunaratne

Portraits, birds of Sri Lanka

by Sunil Gunaratne

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Published by Sunil Gunaratne in Colombo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Scientific names in Latin.

Other titlesBirds of Sri Lanka
StatementSunil Gunaratne.
The Physical Object
Pagination165 p. :
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16659932M
ISBN 109559098705
LC Control Number2008307340
OCLC/WorldCa212909129

A Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka by de Silva Wijeyeratne, Gehan. A fully comprehensive field guide to the bird species of Sri Lanka. With photographs from the author and the region’s other top-quality nature photographers, each . “ This book covers all bird species recorded in Sri Lanka. It builds on the author's earlier title published as A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds “ by Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne. “ Sri Lanka has one of the highest species densities in the world including a number of endemic plants and animals. Unusually for a moderately sized “.

Portrait of Sri Lanka by Silva Wijeyeratne, Gehan De at - ISBN - ISBN - New Holland Publishers Ltd - - HardcoverPrice Range: £ - £   Birds of the Indian Subcontinent: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and the Maldives (Helm Field Guides) Richard Grimmett out of 5 stars /5(2).

5 Reference Books The following books are of relevance to those who wish to pursue in more depth the taxonomic issues of oriental birds. Henry, G.M. () A Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka.   Would you like a free book for birders about the birds of Sri Lanka (Ceylon)? A reader sent me a PDF for a book entitled, Endemic Birds of Sri Lanka, which includes color images (of .


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All Rights Reserved to ©. Portraits out of 5 stars Review of Photographic Guide to Birds of Sri Lanka. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 5, Verified Purchase.

When used in conjunction with the Helm Field Guides "Birds of Sri Lanka" I found it ideal for identifying species. Read more. Helpful/5(18). A fully comprehensive field guide to the bird species of Sri Lanka.

With photographs from the author and the region's other top-quality nature photographers, each species is illustrated, including variants where relevant. A Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka is focussed on field use to help beginners and experts identify 5/5(2).

Packed with spectacular and detailed plates by leading bird artists such as Alan Harris, Tim Worfolk and John Cox, Birds of Sri Lanka is the definitive identification tool for the visiting birdwatcher. Originally published by Om Book in as A Pictorial Field Guide to Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

"This is the only comprehensive photographic field guide to the birds of the entire Indian subcontinent. A Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka is the first fully comprehensive, modern field guide to this ornithologically fascinating country.

All of Sri Lanka's official avian species are described in the text and depicted in a collection of stunning colour plates painted by Tim Worfolk, one of Britain's leading bird /5(12). A Guide to the Birds of Ceylon by Henry, un guide d'identification sur les oiseaux du Sri Lanka Jaquette Très bon état, Couv.

remarquable, Dos impeccable, Intérieur frais Red cloth boards in attractive illustrated price-clipped dustjacket. The purpose of the book was to enable bird-watchers to identify the species to be seen on. Checklist of the Birds of Sri Lanka.

Ceylon Bird Club Notes Special Publication Series No. 2, Ceylon Bird Club. Colombo. 49 pp. Status The abbreviations to status are a combination of letters to indicate a measure of abundance (e.g.

common, uncommon, scarce) and. Packed with spectacular and detailed plates by leading bird artists such as Alan Harris, Tim Worfolk and John Cox, Birds of Sri Lanka is the definitive identification tool for the visiting birdwatcher and another majestic addition to the Helm Field Guides series/5(62).

The bird life of Sri Lanka is very rich for its size, and about species have been recorded. In addition to the many resident birds, a considerable number of migratory species winter in the country to escape their northern breeding grounds. species are resident, of which the most important are the 26 other resident species are also found in the adjacent Indian mainland, but over 80 have 98 pins.

Birds of Sri Lanka is an excellent piece of work and a true field guide, fitting neatly into a large pocket or small bag. In conclusion then, this is the crucial guide for anyone intent on birding on the beautiful island of Sri Lanka." – Frank Lambert (), read the full review at The Birder's Library "[ ] This book.

Birds of Sri Lanka is an introduction to birds ranging from stately egrets to beautiful beeeaters. Beautiful images are combined with simple but insightful accounts to foster an interest in Sri Lankan bird life. The book has been written with the casual enthusiast in mind, but is.

Helm Field Guides Among the most sought after birds books by ornithologists, Helm Field Guides are a series of comprehensive guides for a range of important birding regions worldwide.

The species accounts cover all key identification features, as well as status, population size, and distribution. The guides also include full colour plates, photographs, and maps.

- Buy Birds of Sri Lanka (Helm Field Guides) book online at best prices in India on Read Birds of Sri Lanka (Helm Field Guides) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(60). Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne is an experienced travel writer and photographer, whose books include A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka (New Holland) and Leopards Price Range: $ - $ The family Ardeidae contains the bitterns, herons and egrets.

Herons and egrets are medium to large wading birds with long necks and legs. Bitterns tend to be shorter necked and more wary. Unlike other long-necked birds such as storks, ibises and spoonbills, members of this family fly.

The Perl of the Indian Ocean – Sri Lanka – is home to a myriad of birds and a vast number of them are endemic to the island. This is my attempt to take a photograph of each species and share it with the world so everyone can enjoy the majestic beauty, colours and patterns of.

Colin Jan I am on holiday in Sri Lanka and went prepared with a good field guide with real photographs of birds. I have just spent a couple of hours pouring over it trying to identify a bird saw today less than 20 yards away through good binds.

Book Description. This text is a compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide, suitable for any birdwatcher visiting Sri Lanka. The book features descriptions of species, thumbnail silhouettes for ease of use, up-to-date tips and information on bird biology and : Gehan De Silva. Vintage Audubon book with + portraits.

bird portraits & identification charts. VintageBookworms 5 out of 5 stars () $ $ $ (10% off) There are portraits of birds for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average. The most common portraits of birds material is metal. The most popular color. You guessed it: Missing: Sri Lanka. Buy books online from Vijitha Yapa; best online book store in Sri Lanka.

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Portraits Birds of Sri Lanka. by Sunil Gunaratne. Rs. 5, An illustrated guide to the by Rajika Gamage.Sarasavi online bookstore is website for an extensive collection of books, stationery and magazines in sri lanka.A beautiful field guide to the birds of Sri Lanka, featuring excellent illustrations showing sexual dimorphism and often juvenile and non-breeding plumage, with facing distribution maps and descriptions, as well as a brief treatment of all vagrants with pictures.

Of my three bird guides to Sri Lanka, this is the one I actually took along/5(60).