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Pocket Key of the Birds of the Northern United States, East of the Rocky ...
Austin Craig Apgar
No preview available - 2015
adult ashy Bill black Bill red Bill slender Bill stout Bill straight birds blue breast brown brownish cere chestnut color coverts white crested Crissum Curlew curved decurved Dowitcher Duck dusky edge equal length Family female Flycatcher forehead front toes fully feathered Gallinule Grebe Gull Hawk high at base hind claw hind toe hooked at tip large birds lobes male mandible Marsh Wren membrane Middle claw middle toe narrow nearly Northern United nostril olive Outer tail feathers outer toe pectinated Petrel Phalarope Plover Plumage pure white quills reddish Rictal bristles rictus ruff rump Sandpiper short side Sparrow Speculum spot stiff stripe Tail feathers acute Tail forked Tail graduated Tail rounded tarsus scutellate Tern throat Thrush Tibia tip of bill toe and claw upper mandible upper tail coverts Vireo Warbler webbed at base white blotches whitish wing bars wing coverts Wing less wings and tail Woodpecker
Page 2 - Trees of the Northern United States Their Study, Description, and Determination. For the use of Schools and Private Students. By AUSTIN C.
Page 52 - Nostril near base of bill ; frontal feathers not beyond those on side of bill M.
Page 5 - The size, form and binding of the book is intended to render it very useful to collectors, hunters and all who take an interest in God's most brilliant, most sprightly, and most musical of creatures.