Pp. 222, (1); 200+ color photos, 1 double page color distribution of the range of the Eclectus Parrot in Papua New Guinea and the adjacent islands in the South Pacific Ocean, numerous smaller color distribution maps. Original color pictorial stiff wrappers, 4to. The Eclectus Parrot with 8 proposed subspecies is distinctively different parrot species. The male is deep forest green and the female is brilliant red with a deep cobalt blue breast. These unique parrots were once thought to be two separate species when they were first discovered in the 1700s; today this attractive parrot can be seen in many zoological and breeding collections around the world. This volume provides the first complete survey of this unusual parrot species. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
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Book Description Wildlife Publishing Press, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11097478060X
Book Description Wildlife Publishing Press, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX097478060X