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7 edition of Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica (Corrie Herring Hooks) found in the catalog.

Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica (Corrie Herring Hooks)

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Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Invertebrates,
  • Vertebrates,
  • Wild animals,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Animals,
  • Wildlife,
  • Nature / Wildlife,
  • Costa Rica,
  • Identification,
  • Zoology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarrol L. Henderson (Photographer), Alexander F. Skutch (Foreword), Steve Adams (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9633239M
    ISBN 10029273459X
    ISBN 109780292734593

    Costa Rica field guides from Rainforest Publications - fold out pocket field guides for identifying amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, butterflies, insects, arachnids, tropical fruit, tropical trees, and more - high quality wildlife guides with wonderfully detailed scientifically accurate full-color illustrations for Science, Education, and Tourism. Costa Rica Wildlife Guide (Laminated Foldout Pocket Field Guide) book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Color. Bilingual English /5(19).

      This outstanding book is a field guide to the natural history of Costa Rica featuring color illustrations of common birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles. Introductory chapters cover habitats, parks and conservation in Costa Rica. Rough Guide Costa Rica By Jean McNeil. This is exactly the focus of The Birds of Costa Rica – to assist with identification in the field – and the book succeeds admirably. It is a pleasure to read." – Quarterly Review of Biology "The foremost objective of The Birds of Costa Rica is to help anyone to correctly and confidently identify the Costa Rica birds. And it succeeds.

    About this book. Language: English and scientific nomenclature. There are approximately species of native orchids in Costa Rica. The most common species are represented here. Species names are given in Spanish, English and Latin. Customer Reviews. To help all these visitors, as well as local residents, identify and enjoy the wildlife of Costa Rica, Carrol Henderson published Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica in , and it instantly became the indispensable guide.


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Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica (Corrie Herring Hooks) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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saving/5. To help visitors, as well as local residents, identify and enjoy the wildlife of Costa Rica, Carrol L. Henderson published Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica inand it instantly became the indispensable guide.

Now Henderson has created a field guide dedicated to the monkeys, sloths, treefrogs, lizards, crocodiles, and other animals that travelers are most likely to see while exploring /5(17). The Wildlife of Costa Rica: A Field Guide by Keith Betton in UK Costa Rica contains an incredible mix of wildlife and must surely be home to a larger range of species per kilometre than any other country of its size.

This book aims to give a snapshot of the animals that you might encounter. About this book. Please note that this is a reprint of the edition without new information. The Wildlife of Costa Rica is an indispensable companion for visitors to the beautiful natural areas of Costa Rica.

This full-colour field guide features all the mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and arthropods that one is likely to see in Costa Rica's rainforests, cloud forests, plains and coasts.

Carrol L. Henderson, a professional wildlife biologist, has made over twenty-five trips to Costa Rica since and has led over thirty-five birding and wildlife tours there and throughout Latin America since He lives in Blaine, Minnesota.

This guide has been written based on the wildlife that the author has seen on their trips to Costa Rica. They include a lot of good information about the various wildlife that they describe, which covers a wide range of invertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals /5(34).

The Traveler’s Wildlife Guide to Costa Rica is a wonderful book that fully deserves its endorsement by the Wildlife Conservation Society.

Beletsky’s understanding and extensive experience of tropical ecology result in a clear, interesting, and useable guide. Costa RiCa Field Guide Costa Rica Field Studies – The Nightingale-Bamford School 20 East 92nd Street New York, NY table oF Contents Plant GRouPs Climbers and Stranglers by Ella Kay Epiphytes by Zoe Rose Palms by Jackie Luke Flowering Plants I by animals, including humans; begins to bear fruit after two.

Birds of Costa Rica, Costa Rican Mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians, and Arthropods: total. Highly portable waterproof full color scientifically reviewed illustrations of the diversity of Costa Rica is only " (9cm) by " (22 cm)/5().

Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. At the biological crossroads of the Americas, Co /5. To help all of these visitors and local residents identify and enjoy the wildlife of Costa Rica, this field guide presents nearly three hundred species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, moths, and other invertebrates.

Birds of Costa Rica: A Field Guide Pdf At the biological crossroads of the Americas, Costa Rica hosts an astonishing array of plants and animals—over half a million species.

Ecotourists, birders, and biologists come from around the world, drawn by the likelihood of seeing more than three or four hundred species of birds and other animals. A field guide to Costa Rica's wildlife, presenting nearly species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, moths and more.

It includes: individual. This book gives a good introduction into wildlife in Costa Rica, but don't be fooled by the words "Field Guide". It is a little bulky and heavz to carry around and if you are interested in a specific species it lacks some details you might be looking for/5.

The Wildlife of Costa Rica: A Field Guide This was the first wildlife reference guide that we purchased when we became obsessed with Costa Rica and its wildlife. After visiting several times, we found ourselves wanting to know just what makes a two-toed sloth different from the three-toed variety and how howler monkeys differ from white-faced capuchins, squirrel monkeys, and spider monkeys.

: Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica (Corrie Herring Hooks) () by Henderson, Carrol L. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(14). Twan Leenders, a professional herpetologist and illustrator with more than ten years of field experience in Central America, is author of Guide to Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica.

Jim Zook is one of Costa Rica's most prominent ornithologists. Robert Dean is the illustrator of The Birds of Costa Rica: A Field Guide, also from Cornell/5(46). This full-colour field guide features all the mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and arthropods that one is likely to see in Costa Rica's rainforests, cloud forests, plains and coasts.

Providing the best introduction to the country's amazing diversity of wildlife, this lightweight guide includes details for identifying animals as well as a wealth of natural history information/5(7). This full-color field guide is an indispensable companion to the most popular neotropical ecotourism destination: Costa Rica.

Featuring all the mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods that one is likely to see on a trip to the rainforest (as well as those secretive creatures such as the jaguar that are difficult to glimpse), The Wildlife of Costa Rica is the guide to have when /5(92).To help all of these visitors and local residents identify and enjoy the wildlife of Costa Rica, this field guide presents nearly three hundred species of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, 4/5(4).This full-color field guide is an indispensable companion to the most popular neotropical ecotourism destination: Costa Rica.

Featuring all the mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods that one is likely to see on a trip to the rainforest (as well as those secretive creatures such as the jaguar that are difficult to glimpse), The Wildlife of Costa Rica is the guide to have when 5/5(1).