color plates. This new field guide is based on the authors’ groundbreaking Birds of the Indian Subcontinent () and covers all the bird species found in. Birds of the Indian Subcontinent: : Carol Inskipp, Richard Grimmett, Tim Inskipp: Books. Birds of the Indian Subcontinent has 93 ratings and 8 reviews: Published October 1st by Oxford University Press, pages, Paperback.

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Other books in this series. The plates are placed such that they face maps and text for quick reference. Between these far-flung extremities, over species have been recorded within the countries covered: Certified BuyerChennai.

Mittal Gala rated it it was amazing May 23, Certified BuyerBarasat. Certified BuyerNaihati. Really excellent book for birding photographers. This second edition of the book contains special features such as fully upgraded dubcontinent maps of the entire bird species, coverage of all the bird species in the Indian subcontinent, and a portable volume which concisely highlights key characteristics of each bird from the region.

Apr 09, Sourav Dinda rated it really liked it.

Birds of the Indian Subcontinent

The commonly encountered starlings and mynas, for example, are now displayed over three plates rather than two cramped ones. To ask other readers questions about Birds of the Indian Subcontinentplease sign up. My next backpacking trip will hopefully be the Indian subcontinent and the Birds of India will certainly be the first item packed.


Sarthak Biswas rated it it was amazing Mar 27, Certified BuyerJabalpur. I would have liked to see more information in the habitat and habits section, often a good clue to identification, but this is invariably very brief.

Carol Inskipp and Tim Inskipp are freelance wildlife consultants. The Book of Indian Reptiles and Amphibians. About Help Blog Jobs Welcome to our new website. Sahil Nanda rated it really liked it Jul 30, Carol Inskipp is also a wildlife consultant. Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives for any birders who live in or will be traveling to visit India or one of its neighbors.

Second edition is hardbound and easy to carry on field trips with maps and calls provided. Plus points are beautiful illustrations and detailed descriptions which help in many cases, but on flip-side, the maps need to be updated I think. There are plates. Superb for beginners and intermediate birders!

Birds of the Indian Subcontinent.

Birds of the Indian Subcontinent by Richard Grimmett

Hence, I decided to do some study of the birds that I see on the social site. Trivia About Birds of the Indi Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

Birds of New Guinea. Darshana Mayank rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Return to Book Page. Birders will however be understandably wary of yet another Helm guide to the region.

The description are exactly what is needed to spot each bird, and the pictures are very well organized to leaf through them as you go bird watching. British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists.


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I give Birds of India 4. The population statistics for each sub-species is included which helps a lot. PaperbackSecond Editionpages. After purchasing a few similar books on this topic, I found this to be the most comprehensive- All Birds and all plates are in color. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Many interesting taxa have been elevated to species level with probably more soon to follow. Abdur Rahman rated it it was amazing Jul 19, Very nicely compiled and improved over the earlier edition.

It is very well classified as per the common names of birds and more importantly, it gives the Latin classification, plumage, song, special characteristics as well as concise information on each species.

A fantastic reference for seemingly almost all the birds in the Indian subcontinent. Varun Wagle rated it it was amazing Aug 30, Looking for beautiful books?

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