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Antarctic bird studies.

Oliver Luther Austin

Antarctic bird studies.

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Published by American Geophysical Union of the National Academy of Sciences--National Research Council in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica.
    • Subjects:
    • Adélie penguin,
    • Birds -- Antarctica,
    • Albatrosses

    • Edition Notes

      StatementOliver L. Austin, Jr., editor.
      SeriesAntarctic research series ;, v. 12, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. Publication ;, no. 1686
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL695 .A87
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 262 p.
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5634460M
      LC Control Number68061438


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About this book Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Antarctic Research Series, Volume The birds of Antarctica, and particularly the penguins, have aroused man's interest and his scientific curiosity ever since he first learned of their existence less than two centuries ago.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Austin, Oliver Luther, Antarctic bird studies. [Washington] American Geophysical Union of the National Academy of Sciences. Antarctic Bird Studies First U.S.

Edition Edition. by Oliver L. Austin (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Author: Oliver L. Austin. This is a list of the bird species recorded in avifauna of Antarctica include a total of 61 species, of which 1 is list's taxonomic treatment (designation and sequence of orders, families and species) and nomenclature (common and scientific names) follow the conventions of The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World, edition.

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