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Product Description: You can learn a lot about a bird from its scientific name. The descriptive terms that make up these names can identify species by color, size, or distribution, and may illuminate a hidden history or quality. Latin for Bird Lovers uncovers the secrets behind more than 3,000 scientific names...read more

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9781604695465 | Timber Pr, May 6, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: You can learn a lot about a bird from its scientific name.

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Describes the meanings of the Latin names of over 4,000 individual species, and gives a translation of the Latin name

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9780816033775 | Facts on File, March 1, 1996, cover price $60.50 | About this edition: Describes the meanings of the Latin names of over 4,000 individual species, and gives a translation of the Latin name

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Product Description: The first five chapters of the book explain the system of classification started by the Swedish naturalist Carl von Linne' during the 18c, and which became known as the Binominal System. Chapter 6 then sets out this system with reference to the Class Aves -- the birds -- and each of the following chapters is devoted to one of the f27 Orders of birds...read more

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9780713711752 | Blandford Pr, September 1, 1981, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: The first five chapters of the book explain the system of classification started by the Swedish naturalist Carl von Linne' during the 18c, and which became known as the Binominal System.

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