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Trochilidae

by Ernst Hartert

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Published by R. Friedländer und sohn in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hummingbirds

  • Edition Notes

    Statementbearbeitet von Ernst Hartert. Mit 34 abbildungen im texte.
    SeriesDas Tierreich -- 9 lfg.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14046222M
    LC Control Numbera 42001438
    OCLC/WorldCa1912310

    Familia: Trochilidae Subfamiliae: Phaethornithinae – Trochilinae. Name. Trochilidae Vigors, References Primary references. Vigors, N.A. Observations on the Natural Affinities that connect the Orders and Families of Birds. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 14(3): BHL Reference page. First citation p BHL. In Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of Exotic Species, Size range. In size, birds range from the hummingbird (Trochilidae spp.), which weighs 2 g, to the flightless ostrich (Struthio camelus) which can weigh up largest flying birds weigh up to a maximum of 15 kg and range from the Mute swan (Cygnus olor) to the Andean condor (Vultur gryphus) (Kirkwood ).

    Hummingbirds drink nectar, a sweet liquid inside flowers. Nectar is a poor source of nutrients, so they also prey on insects and spiders, especially when feeding young. When hummingbirds feed on nectar, the bill is usually only opened slightly, allowing the tongue to dart out and into the interior of flowers. Trochilidae Stuidios - Portrait and URBEX Photography in Houston, Texas.

    Hummingbirds are small birds of the family Trochilidae.. They are among the smallest of birds: most species measure –13 cm (3–5 in). The smallest living bird species is the 2–5 cm Bee can hover in mid-air by rapidly flapping their wings 12–80 times per second (depending on the species). They are also the only group of birds able to fly : Aves. A Monograph of the Trochilidæ, or Family of Humming-Birds Volume | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know work is in the public domain in the .


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Trochilidae [Ernst Hartert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such Trochilidae book missing or blurred pages. Diversity. Hummingbirds belong to the order Apodiformes, meaning, "unfooted birds."There are three families in this order: Trochilidae (hummingbirds), Hemiprocnidae (tree swifts), and Apodidae (swifts).

The family Trochilidae belongs to its own Suborder, gh the number of genera and species in this group changes continually, currently there are. Trochilidae synonyms, Trochilidae pronunciation, Trochilidae translation, English dictionary definition of Trochilidae.

Noun 1. Trochilidae - hummingbirds family Trochilidae bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs. Title Trochilidae. - Kolibris Summary Illustration shows hummingbirds. Contributor Names Giltsch, Adolf,lithographer.

KOLIBRIS TROCHILIDAE (Neue Brehm-Bücherei) (German Edition) (German) Perfect Paperback – January 1, by Poley (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Trochilidae book Price New from Used from Perfect Paperback Author: Poley. Genre/Form: Book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Hartert, Ernst, Trochilidae. Berlin, R. Friedländer und Sohn, (DLC)a Get this from a library. Trochilidae. [Ernst Hartert] -- In "American on Purpose," Craig Ferguson delivers a moving and achingly funny memoir of living the American dream as he journeys from the mean streets of Glasgow, Scotland, to the comedic promised.

Trochilinae is a subfamily of the hummingbird family (Trochilidae).Members of the subfamily Trochilinae are sometimes called typical typically display iridescent plumage in metallic reds, oranges, greens and/or blues.

Strong sexual dimorphism in plumage and size is evident in many : Aves. Media in category "A Monograph of the Trochilidae" The following files are in this category, out of total.

A monograph of the Trochilidæ, or family of humming-birds (Plate 1) ().jpg 1, × 2,; KBInstance of: book. Hummingbirds are birds native to the Americas and constituting the biological family are the smallest of birds, most species measuring –13 cm (3–5 in) in length.

The smallest extant bird species is the 5 cm ( in) bee hummingbird, which weighs less than g ( oz). They are known as hummingbirds because of the humming sound created by Class: Aves.

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While not considered a "family book" per se, the Schuchmann () chapter on the Trochilidae in the Handbook of the Birds of the World series now serves as the next best thing. At pages, which include a field guide style painting of every species in the world plus perhaps the most spectacular set of photos of wild birds ever brought.

Trochilidae Item Preview remove-circle This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. See also WorldCat (this item) plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. 1, Views Pages: Download book. Download PDF Download All Download JPEG Download Text.

A monograph of the Trochilidæ, or family of humming-birds. Pages; Table of Contents Show More. URL for Current Page Cited by: Expert(s): Expert: Alan P.

Peterson, M.D. Notes: PO Box Walla Walla, Washington Reference for: Trochilidae: Expert: Richard C. BanksBiological classification: Family.

Title. Trochilidae, Related Titles. Series: Das Tierreich, 9 lfg. Hartert, Ernst, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. Internet Archive BookReader A monograph of the Trochilidae, A monograph of the Trochilidae, or family of humming-birds.

Author. Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader. Among the Andean avifauna, the family of hummingbirds (Trochilidae) has undergone a remarkable radiation, with a diverse assemblage of clades.

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Translingual: A taxonomic family within the order Apodiformes – the hummingbirds. “A feast of beauty and a source of wonder” was the phrase used by Sacheverell Sitwell, Handasyde Buchanan, and James Fisher to describe the images in ornithologist and artist John Gould’s A monograph of the Trochilidæ, or family of humming-birds.*It seems there are few who would disagree with this statement, as a five volume set plus supplement sold at Christie’s .A Monograph of the Trochilidae represents Gould’s effort to create a comprehensive guide to all the varieties of hummingbird with a high degree of accuracy, detail and beauty.

Gould’s five volumes on the hummingbird contain hand-colored lithographic illustrations.Plate from Ernst Haeckel's visually dazzling Kunstformen der Natur, the Art Forms of Nature, published in With the assistance of Jena artist-lithographer Adolf Giltsch, Haeckel produced one hundred plates depicting the forms of animal life, mainly marine animals.

With this book Haeckel wanted to create an "aesthetics of nature" and to show how the incessant struggle for .