The Land Birds of Southeast Brazil (Volume 1)
Contains all the landbirds from Tinamous to Toucans. It covers all the species found in the coastal region of south east Brazil extending from the Sao Paulo State border in the south to Rio de Janiero in the north to include all species found in the Atlantic coastal forest, the Serra Paranapiacaba, the Serra do Mar, the Serra Mantiquera, adjacent intermontane valleys, and the southern portion Paranense plateau. This area has an exceptionally high degree of endemism and includes some of the world's rarest birds. Each species is covered with Heinz Remold's excellent paintings plus some additional photos and videos, up to six vocalizations and a detailed description This an excellent field guide to the birds of south east Brazil, easily transportable into the field in conjunction with a portable PC and containing vastly more information than could ever be included in a book. In addition to the species covered, accounts of 40 individual locations where species can be observed are given and a checklist is provided for each. Distribution maps for each species are based on these checklists. An additional 160 locations are referenced in the text and a quick map lookup for each of these is provided. A long list of publications (186) is referenced including directly accessible internet references. One-click Internet searching for additional information on each species is also included.
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