A Field Guide to Warblers of North America

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All 60 North American species are described in detail, from field marks and vocalizations to mating habits and preferred habitats; 32 color paintings use the unique Peterson Identification System to show clearly the marks that distinguish one bird from another - in confusing fall as well as colorful spring plumages; 141 color photographs accompany the species descriptions; 60 color maps show where each species can be seen at different times of the year and 13 drawings depict parts of warblers and bird behaviors.
 

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The review complaining about a lack of photographs may be misleading to people who don't have the book. Like most field guides, it is not a photographic guide. (Some people prefer photos, many prefer ... Read full review

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Hands down - one of the best field guides ever written. The descriptions are amazingly accurate. Everything you need to know is here and the illustrations are the best.

Contents

The Natural History of Warblers
5
How to Identify Warblers
31
FAMILY PEUCEDRAMIDAE
109
FAMILY PARULIDAE
117
Genus Dendroica
210
Genus Mniotilta
411
Genus Setophaga
418
Genus Protonotaria
427
Genus Oporornis
475
Genus Geothlypis
512
Genus Wilsonia
541
Genus Cardellina
568
Genus Euthlypis
584
Genus Icteria
598
Acknowledgments
611
Glossary
618

Genus Helmitheros
435
Genus Seiurus
448

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