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Record #165923:

Albatrosses and petrels across the world / Michael Brooke ; illustrated by John Cox.

Title: Albatrosses and petrels across the world / Michael Brooke ; illustrated by John Cox.
Author(s): Brooke, Michael.
Cox, John,
Date: 2004.
Publisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press
Abstract: Comprehensive account of albatross and petrel biology. Includes chapters on origins and radiation; colonial imperative and its impact on behaviour; build-up to laying; petrel eggs from laying to hatching; passage of chick from egg to high seas; factors influencing breeding success; life history of petrels; how petrels find food at sea; threats to survival; and individual accounts of 125 species.
Keywords: 598.2 -- Birds.
598.421 -- Procellariiformes.
598.421.1 -- Pelecanoididae.
598.421.2 -- Diomedeidae.
598.421.3 -- Procellariidae.
598.421.4 -- Hydrobatidae.
591.1 -- Animal physiology.
591.5 -- Animal behaviour.
H5 -- Zoology: birds.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*78) -- Sub-Antarctic islands.
(*80) -- Southern Ocean.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 598.421[2004]
ISBN: 0198501250
SPRI record no.: 165923

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245 10 ‡aAlbatrosses and petrels across the world /‡cMichael Brooke ; illustrated by John Cox.
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