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The birds of North and Middle America : a descriptive catalogue of the higher groups, genera, species, and subspecies of birds known to occur in North America, from the Arctic lands to the Isthmus of Panama, the West Indies and other islands of the Caribbean Sea, and the Galapagos Archipelago / by Robert Ridgway.

Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929 author. (Author). Friedmann, Herbert, 1900-1987 author. (Added Author). United States National Museum, issuing body. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 507 Un58b no. 50 (Text) 1720212-2016 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington : Government Printing Office, 1901-

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General Note: Parts 1-8 (1901-1919) / by Robert Ridgway; parts 9-10 (1941-1946) / by Ridgway, completed by Herbert Friedmann; part 11- (1950- ) / by Friedmann.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1. Family Fringillidae-The finches. -- part 2. Family Tanagridae -The tanagers. Family Icteridae -- The Troupials. Family boerebidae -- The honey creepers. Family Uniotiltidae -The wood warblers. -- part 6. Family Picidae -- The woodpeckers. Family Capitonidae -- The barbets. Family Ramphastidae -- The toucans. Family Bucconidae - The puff birds. Family Galbulidae -- The jacamars. Family Alcedinidae -- The kingfishers. Family Todidae -- The todies. Family Momotidae -- The motmots. Family Caprimulgidae -- The goatsuckers. Family Nyctibidae -- The potos. Family Tytonidae -- The barn owls. Family Bubonidae -- The eared owls. -- part 7. Family Cuculidae. Family Psittacidae. Family Columbidae. -- part. 9. Family Gruidae-The cranes. Family Rallidae-The rails, coots, and Gallinules. Family Heliornithidae-The sun-grebes. Family Eurypygidae-The sun-bitterns. -- part 10. Family Cracidae-The curassows, guans, and Chachalacas. Family Tetraonidae-The greuse, ptarmigan, etc. Family Phasianidae-The American quails, partridges, and pheasants. Family Meleagrididae-The turkeys. -- part 11. Family Cathartidae-The American vultures. Family Accipitridae-The hawks, eagles, kites, Harriers and old world vultures. Family Pandionidae-The ospreys. Family Falconidae-The falcons and caracaras.
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