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Lost Gold: Ornithology of the subantarctic Auckland Islands
 

Lost Gold: Ornithology of the subantarctic Auckland Islands (Paperback)

Edited by Miskelly, Colin
Edited by Symes, Craig

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This special book-format issue of Birds New Zealands journal Notornis is devoted to the birds of the Auckland Islands Maukahuka/Motu Maha, the largest and biologically most diverse island group in the New Zealand subantarctic region. Its 19 chapters, written by leading ornitholog...ists, cover a wide range of topics, including the history of ornithological discovery, biogeography, the impacts of introduced mammals and people, prehistoric bird communities based on bone assemblages, and population, ecological and genetic studies of several of the endemic or otherwise notable birds of the island group including Auckland Island snipe, white-headed petrel, and several albatross species.
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ISBN 9780995113664
Published NZ 9 Apr 2020
Publisher Te Papa Press
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780995113664
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Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Te Papa Press
Imprint Te Papa Press
Published 9 Apr 2020
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) Edited by Miskelly, Colin
Edited by Symes, Craig
Category Birds (Ornithology)
Biodiversity
Conservation Of Wildlife & Habitats
Birds & Birdwatching
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Number of Pages 436
Dimensions Width: 175mm
Height: 240mm
Dewey Code 598.099399
Weight 850g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Natural History: Animal & Wildlife
ONIX Text General/trade

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