A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Malaysia and Singapore
An easy-to-use identification guide to 280 bird species most commonly seen in Malaysia (including the states of Sabah and Sarawak on the island of Borneo) and Singapore, perfect for resident and visitor alike.High quality photographs from some of Malaysia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, length, plumage, distribution, habits, and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers climate, vegetation, biogeography, and the main birdwatching sites. The only guide to include a complete check-list to the birds of Malaysia.
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16cm DESCRIPTION Babbler Bali Barbet bill birds blackish blue Borneo Borneo and Java breeding Broadbill Bulbul Burung Burung Rimba canopy chestnut China China and Southeast crown DESCRIPTION Large DESCRIPTION Small DISTRIBUTION Resident duller Egret extreme lowlands Female flight Flowerpecker Flycatcher forehead forest edges fruits green grey HABITS AND HABITAT head Himalayan foothills Himalayas Hornbill insects Java juveniles Kingfisher LC LC LC legs Lesser Sundas lower montane forest lower storeys lowland evergreen rainforest lowland forest Malay Peninsula Malaysia and Singapore Male mangroves Merah middle storey montane forest Mount Kinabalu mountains Myanmar nest Non-breeding NT LC LC numbers pairs pale Peninsular Malaysia Peninsular Thailand perched Philippines Pitta plantations plumage Pycnonotus rainforest Resident in Peninsular rufous rump Sabah and Sarawak Sexes are alike Southeast Asia species streaks Sumatra Sumatra and Borneo Sunbird Sundaland throat trees underparts understorey upper breast upper montane forest upperparts wader wetlands wings and tail Woodpecker yellow