Ducks, Geese and Swans: General chapters, species accounts (Anhima to Salvadorina)

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Janet Kear
Oxford University Press, 2005 - Anseriformes - 908 pages
 

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Contents

Introduction Janet Kear
3
Taxonomy and systematics Des Callaghan and John Harshman
14
Feeding ecology Baz Hughes and Andy J Green
27
Ecology of social behaviour Jeffrey M Black
57
Breeding strategies and biology John Bowler
68
Movements and migrations E C Rees G V T Matthews
112
Population dynamics Tony Fox
132
Conservation and management Janet Kear Tim Jones
152
Genus Anhima
176
Genus Anseranas
182
Genus Dendrocygna
189
Genus Thalassornis
210
Genus Coscoroba
219
Glossary 765
256
Genus Cereopsis
257
Genus Anser
263

Species accounts
163
Genus
171
Genus Marmaronetta
171
Genus Somateria
171
Genus Polysticta
171
Genus Mergellus
171
Genus Branta
306
Genus Stictonetta
339
Genus Heteronetta
346
Genus Hymenolaimus
370
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