An atlas of speciation in African non-passerine birds
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Published by British Museum (Natural History) in London .
Written in English



  • Africa.


  • Birds -- Africa.,
  • Birds -- Geographical distribution.,
  • Birds -- Speciation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by D. W. Snow.
SeriesPublication - British Museum (Natural History);, no. 787
ContributionsSnow, David
LC ClassificationsQL692.A1 A83
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 390 p. :
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4485274M
ISBN 100565007874
LC Control Number79314167

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