Tawny Frogmouth

Tawny Frogmouth

by Gisela Kaplan

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781486308163
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
Publication date: 10/31/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 6.62(w) x 9.62(h) x (d)

About the Author

Gisela Kaplan is Emeritus Professor in Animal Behavior at the University of New England and an Honorary Professor at the Queensland Brain Institute. She is the author of over 250 research articles and 21 books and has conducted groundbreaking research into vocal learning, communication and cognition in birds and other vertebrates. She holds two PhDs and an honorary DSc for her contributions to life sciences. In addition to extensive research on birds in the wild, for the past two decades she has also raised and rehabilitated injured native birds.

Table of Contents

Preamble
1. What and where they are
2. General anatomy
3. The brain and the senses
4. Daily life and adaptations
5. Feeding and territory
6. Bonding and breeding
7. Development
8. Emotions, vocal behavior and communication
Epilogue
Endnotes
Index

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