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A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America, Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson

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A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America
Title
A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America
Statement of responsibility
Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide featuring the Peterson Identification System collects more than sixty years of observations, paintings, and writings to detail the birds of eastern and central North America
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1908-1996
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Peterson, Roger Tory
Dewey number
598/.097
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL681
LC item number
.P45 2002
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL681
NAL item number
.P45 2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Peterson, Virginia Marie
Series statement
The Peterson field guide series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • North America
  • Verbreitung
  • Vögel
  • Zentralnordamerika
  • Nordamerika
  • Aves
  • Birds
Label
A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America, Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Previously published as A field guide to the birds. 4th ed., ©1980 by Roger Tory Peterson"--Title page verso
  • "Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute."
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Storm-Petrels: Hydrobatidae
  • Hummingbirds: Trochilidae
  • 212
  • Kingfishers: Alcedinidae
  • 214
  • Woodpeckers: Picidae
  • 216
  • Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae
  • 222
  • Accidental Flycatchers
  • 228
  • 34
  • Larks: Alaudidae
  • 230
  • Pipits: Motacillidae
  • 230
  • Swallows: Hirundinidae
  • 232
  • Swifts: Apodidae
  • 234
  • Chickadees and Titmice: Paridae
  • 236
  • Casual or Accidental Seabirds and Coastal Species
  • Nuthatches: Sittidae
  • 238
  • Creepers: Certhiidae
  • 238
  • Wrens: Troglodytidae
  • 240
  • Gnatcatchers (Polioptilinae) and Kinglets (Regulidae)
  • 242
  • Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae
  • 242
  • 34
  • Thrushes: Turdidae
  • 244
  • Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae
  • 248
  • Crows, Jays, etc.: Corvidae
  • 252
  • Shrikes: Laniidae
  • 254
  • Waxwings: Bombycillidae
  • 254
  • Pelicans: Pelecanidae
  • Vireos: Vireonidae
  • 256
  • Wood-Warblers: Parulidae
  • 260
  • Tanagers: Thraupidae
  • 282
  • Grosbeaks, Finches, Sparrows, Buntings: Fringillidae, Emberizidae, Cardinalidae
  • 284
  • Blackbirds, Orioles, etc.: Icteridae
  • 310
  • 38
  • Starlings: Sturnidae
  • 312
  • Old World Sparrows: Passeridae
  • 318
  • Miscellaneous Finchlike Birds
  • 318
  • South Texas Specialties
  • 320
  • More South Texas Specialties
  • 322
  • Frigatebirds: Fregatidae
  • Accidentals from the Tropics
  • 324
  • Accidentals and Escapes from Eurasia
  • 326
  • Exotics
  • 328
  • 38
  • Gannets, Boobies: Sulidae
  • 40
  • Life List
  • Tropicbirds: Phaethontidae
  • 40
  • Cormorants: Phalacrocoracidae
  • 42
  • Anhingas: Anhingidae
  • 42
  • Loons in Flight
  • 44
  • Cormorants in Flight
  • 44
  • 14
  • Herons, Egrets, Bitterns: Ardeidae
  • 46
  • Limpkins: Aramidae
  • 52
  • Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae
  • 52
  • Flamingoes: Phoenicopteridae
  • 54
  • Storks: Ciconiidae
  • 56
  • Loons: Gaviidae
  • Cranes: Gruidae
  • 56
  • Accidental Long-legged Wading Birds
  • 58
  • Swans, Geese, Ducks: Anatidae
  • 60
  • New World Vultures: Cathartidae
  • 92
  • Caracaras and Falcons: Falconidae
  • 92
  • 26
  • Hawks, Kites, Accipiters, Harriers, and Eagles: Accipitridae
  • 96
  • Ospreys: Pandionidae
  • 112
  • Falcons: Falconidae
  • 116
  • Pheasant, Grouse, Turkey, and Allies: Phasianidae
  • 120
  • Grouse, etc.: Tetraoninae
  • 122
  • Grebes: Podicipedidae
  • New World Quails: Odontophoridae
  • 124
  • Ducklike Swimmers (Coots, Gallinules): Rallidae (in part)
  • 126
  • Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae
  • 128
  • Plovers: Charadriidae
  • 132
  • Large Shorebirds in Flight
  • 144
  • 28
  • Oystercatchers: Haematopodidae
  • 146
  • Avocets and Stilts: Recurvirostridae
  • 146
  • Sandpipers and Phalaropes: Scolopacidae
  • 150
  • Accidental Shorebirds from Eurasia
  • 166
  • Jaegers: Stercorariidae
  • 170
  • Shearwaters: Procellariidae
  • Gulls: Laridae
  • 172
  • Terns: Sterninae
  • 186
  • Skimmers: Rynchopinae
  • 190
  • Auks, etc.: Alcidae
  • 192
  • Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae
  • 196
  • 30
  • Parrots, Parakeets: Psittacidae
  • 198
  • Cuckoos: Cuculidae
  • 200
  • Owls: Strigidae and Tytonidae
  • 202
  • Nighthawks, Nightjars: Caprimulgidae
  • 208
  • Nighthawks: Caprimulgidae
  • 210
Control code
ocm48450052
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxii, 427 pages
Isbn
9780395740460
Lccn
2001051879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48450052
  • (OCoLC)48450052
Label
A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America, Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Previously published as A field guide to the birds. 4th ed., ©1980 by Roger Tory Peterson"--Title page verso
  • "Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute."
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Storm-Petrels: Hydrobatidae
  • Hummingbirds: Trochilidae
  • 212
  • Kingfishers: Alcedinidae
  • 214
  • Woodpeckers: Picidae
  • 216
  • Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae
  • 222
  • Accidental Flycatchers
  • 228
  • 34
  • Larks: Alaudidae
  • 230
  • Pipits: Motacillidae
  • 230
  • Swallows: Hirundinidae
  • 232
  • Swifts: Apodidae
  • 234
  • Chickadees and Titmice: Paridae
  • 236
  • Casual or Accidental Seabirds and Coastal Species
  • Nuthatches: Sittidae
  • 238
  • Creepers: Certhiidae
  • 238
  • Wrens: Troglodytidae
  • 240
  • Gnatcatchers (Polioptilinae) and Kinglets (Regulidae)
  • 242
  • Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae
  • 242
  • 34
  • Thrushes: Turdidae
  • 244
  • Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae
  • 248
  • Crows, Jays, etc.: Corvidae
  • 252
  • Shrikes: Laniidae
  • 254
  • Waxwings: Bombycillidae
  • 254
  • Pelicans: Pelecanidae
  • Vireos: Vireonidae
  • 256
  • Wood-Warblers: Parulidae
  • 260
  • Tanagers: Thraupidae
  • 282
  • Grosbeaks, Finches, Sparrows, Buntings: Fringillidae, Emberizidae, Cardinalidae
  • 284
  • Blackbirds, Orioles, etc.: Icteridae
  • 310
  • 38
  • Starlings: Sturnidae
  • 312
  • Old World Sparrows: Passeridae
  • 318
  • Miscellaneous Finchlike Birds
  • 318
  • South Texas Specialties
  • 320
  • More South Texas Specialties
  • 322
  • Frigatebirds: Fregatidae
  • Accidentals from the Tropics
  • 324
  • Accidentals and Escapes from Eurasia
  • 326
  • Exotics
  • 328
  • 38
  • Gannets, Boobies: Sulidae
  • 40
  • Life List
  • Tropicbirds: Phaethontidae
  • 40
  • Cormorants: Phalacrocoracidae
  • 42
  • Anhingas: Anhingidae
  • 42
  • Loons in Flight
  • 44
  • Cormorants in Flight
  • 44
  • 14
  • Herons, Egrets, Bitterns: Ardeidae
  • 46
  • Limpkins: Aramidae
  • 52
  • Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae
  • 52
  • Flamingoes: Phoenicopteridae
  • 54
  • Storks: Ciconiidae
  • 56
  • Loons: Gaviidae
  • Cranes: Gruidae
  • 56
  • Accidental Long-legged Wading Birds
  • 58
  • Swans, Geese, Ducks: Anatidae
  • 60
  • New World Vultures: Cathartidae
  • 92
  • Caracaras and Falcons: Falconidae
  • 92
  • 26
  • Hawks, Kites, Accipiters, Harriers, and Eagles: Accipitridae
  • 96
  • Ospreys: Pandionidae
  • 112
  • Falcons: Falconidae
  • 116
  • Pheasant, Grouse, Turkey, and Allies: Phasianidae
  • 120
  • Grouse, etc.: Tetraoninae
  • 122
  • Grebes: Podicipedidae
  • New World Quails: Odontophoridae
  • 124
  • Ducklike Swimmers (Coots, Gallinules): Rallidae (in part)
  • 126
  • Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae
  • 128
  • Plovers: Charadriidae
  • 132
  • Large Shorebirds in Flight
  • 144
  • 28
  • Oystercatchers: Haematopodidae
  • 146
  • Avocets and Stilts: Recurvirostridae
  • 146
  • Sandpipers and Phalaropes: Scolopacidae
  • 150
  • Accidental Shorebirds from Eurasia
  • 166
  • Jaegers: Stercorariidae
  • 170
  • Shearwaters: Procellariidae
  • Gulls: Laridae
  • 172
  • Terns: Sterninae
  • 186
  • Skimmers: Rynchopinae
  • 190
  • Auks, etc.: Alcidae
  • 192
  • Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae
  • 196
  • 30
  • Parrots, Parakeets: Psittacidae
  • 198
  • Cuckoos: Cuculidae
  • 200
  • Owls: Strigidae and Tytonidae
  • 202
  • Nighthawks, Nightjars: Caprimulgidae
  • 208
  • Nighthawks: Caprimulgidae
  • 210
Control code
ocm48450052
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxii, 427 pages
Isbn
9780395740460
Lccn
2001051879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48450052
  • (OCoLC)48450052

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