Softbilled birds. by Clive Roots

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Published by Gifford in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cage birds.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [144]

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF461 .R66
The Physical Object
Pagination[11], 158 p., 24 plates.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4371427M
ISBN 100707104211
LC Control Number78569167
OCLC/WorldCa147752

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Authorities generally apply this name to any birds that are on a soft food diet; differentiating them from "hard-bills," which refers to birds with hard, strong beaks that are adapted to cracking seeds and nuts.

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