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birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang

A. G. Glenister

birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang

an account of all the Malayan species, with a note of their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo and Java, and a list of the birds of those islands

by A. G. Glenister

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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Statementby A.G. Glenister ; with 78 birds in colour and monochrome by Elizabeth M.E. Glenister ....
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,282p. :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21522662M


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The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, and Penang A G Glenister This guide contains details of all the known species in the Malaysian/Thailand peninsula when the book was originally issued in Not only does it contain simple identification help in the text but also coloured plates of most of the species and line drawings of the remainder.

Please see the scan of the contents page for. This new edition is the most comprehensive field guide to the birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore, covering all species known to occur in the region. The birds are illustrated in a series of 74 stunning full-colour plates, painted for this book by Alan Pearson, an artist with considerable first-hand experience of the region/5(5).

The birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang; an account of all the Malayan species, with a note of their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo and Java and a list of the birds of those islands.

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The birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, and Penang an account of all the Malayan species, with a note of their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo, and Java and a list of birds of those islands by Archibald Gerald Glenister.

Published by Oxford University Press in : The Birds of the Malay Peninsula is a major illustrated ornithological reference work conceived and started by Herbert Christopher full title is The Birds of the Malay Peninsula: a general account of the birds inhabiting the region from the isthmus of Kra to Singapore with the adjacent comprises five substantial (large octavo) hardbound volumes of text, with plates.

The birds of the Malay Peninsula. The Straits Times, p. Retrieved from NewspaperSG. National Library Board. (, March 15).

Frederick Nutter Chasen written by Tan, Fiona. Retrieved from Singapore Infopedia. McClure, E. (, September). The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Vol.

5 by Lord Medway, David R. Wells [review]. The Birds of the Malay Peninsula. : The Birds of the Low-Country Jungle and Scrub A General Account Of The Birds Inhabiting The Region From The Isthmus Of Kra To Singapore With The Adjacent Islands.

Frederick N. Chasen 25 colour plates: Henrik Grönvold. Issued by Authority of the Federated Malay States Government. H.F. & G. Witherby. Birds: An Illustrated Field Guide to the Birds of Singapore. by Seng, Lim Kim and Dana Gardner.pp, ISBN: softcover; 40 decent color plates illustrate of the species covered in the book; text discusses all the species expected to be found in Singapore and provides paragraph of lines that cover description of gender and age plumages, brief identification tips.

Title: The Birds Of The Malay Peninsula Singapore And Penang Item Condition: used item in a good condition. Author: A. Glenister ISBN.

Content has light toning to pages with foxing throughout and creasing to front Rating: % positive. The birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang.

By: A.G. GLENISTER Price: $ Publisher: Oxford University Press: Jan This is a list of the bird species recorded in avifauna of Malaysia include a total of species, of which 16 are endemic, and 19 have been introduced by humans.

63 species are globally threatened. This list's taxonomic treatment (designation and sequence of orders, families and species) and nomenclature (common and scientific names) follow the conventions of The Clements.

The Birds of The Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang. London: Oxford University Press, First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo, xiv+pp, original cloth. Map, color and b/w plates, addendum, appendix. Previous owners signature and date on front paste down.

The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang. An Account of all the Malayan species, with a note on their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo, and Java and a. The Birds of The Malay Peninsula Singapore and Penang; With a Note of their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo and Java Glenister, A.

[Illustrations by Elizabeth M. Glenister] Published by Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, London First Edition. About The Birds of the Thai-Malay Peninsula Vol. This well-illustrated volume covers the passerines of Singapore, peninsular Malaysia, southern Thailand and the tip of Tenasserim (Burma) with their associated island archipelagos.

David Wells' historically complete accounts draw on a full range of recent field and museum research. 4) The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang. by Glenister 5) The Birds of the Thai-Malay Peninsula: Vol. by Wells 6) A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia by Strange 7) Birds of Malaysia by Delacour 8) Birds of Singapore by Hails 9) Birds: An Illustrated Field Guide to the Birds of Singapore by Seng4/5(1).

THE BIRDS OF THE MALAY PENINSULAR, SINGAPORE AND PENANG written by Glenister, A.G. illustrated by Glenister, Elizabeth M.E. published by Oxford University Press (STOCK CODE: ) for sale by Stella & Rose's Books. Oligochaeta from Malay Peninsula. Other notes: Stephenson, J., Oligochaeta from the Malay Peninsula.

XVI, Parts 3 and 4, Julypp. Item Rating: % positive. Our second Peninsular Malaysia tour was another resounding success. Designed for those who have always wanted to bird South-east Asia, but have had some reservations, this tour visits the birding highlights of Peninsular Malaysia while staying at comfortable, quality lodgings with.

Travel through the plantations of Peninsular Malaysia with authors Peter and Waveney Jenkins as they visit the architecturally diverse estate bungalows which housed generations of managers and their families through some of the Peninsula's toughest times.

Over bungalows are featured in this lavishly illustrated volume, complemented by interviews with key individuals involved in the. One of Malaysia’s best kept secrets is the biosphere of the Malay Peninsula. This geographical zone is one the most bio-diverse regions on earth.

It is a treasure house of some of the most exotic plant life, birdlife, animal life, and coral and fish life on the planet. On receiving a copy of the first part, Alfred Russel Wallace wrote in a book review for Nature (May ), 'We have received the first part of this handsome work, in which it is proposed to describe and figure all the species of butterflies which inhabit the Malay Peninsula and the islands of Penang and Singapore.

The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang. By A. Glenister. Oxford University Press, Kuala Lumpur & Oxford, xiv + pages; 8 colour plates; 8 black-and-white plates; many line-drawings.

Paperback £ This is an unmodified reprint of the first paperback edition () of a book which originally appeared in   In all, there are some species of resident birds, including common migrant species. The Malay peninsular has a diverse range of habitat types to offer including lowland rainforest, mountain forest, mangrove forest, mudflats, beaches, scrubland, rocky island outcrops and even some of the best diving in the region.

The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, and Penang - A G Glenister RM90 This guide contains details of all the known species in the Malaysian/Thailand peninsula when the.

The birds of the Malay peninsula: a general account of the birds inhabiting the region from the isthmus of Kra to Singapore with the adjacent islands, Volume 1 The Birds of the Malay Peninsula: A General Account of the Birds Inhabiting the Region from the Isthmus of Kra to Singapore with the Adjacent Islands, Frederick Nutter Chasen: Authors.

Penang or Pulau Pinang. The state of Pulau Pinang or Penang comprises an island (Penang island) and a stretch of land on the west coast on the Malaysian Peninsular. George Town, the administrative capital is a UNESCO world heritage site.

Learn about Penang travel and tourism information. Insider information on Penang. Penang travel guide book on Malaysia: A personal guide on Penang, with. Malay Singaporeans (Malay: Melayu Singapura, Jawi: ملايو سيڠاڤورا ‎) are a local ethnic and indigenous group in Singapore.

Recognised as the natives of the country, the group is defined as Singaporean who is of indigenous Malay ethnicity or whose ancestry originates from the Malay world.

Local Malay Singaporeans constitute 15% of the country's citizens, making them the second. With its rich bio-diversity, there are more than species of the birds of Malaysia, belonging to 85 families.

They range from the endemic and resident to migratory and vagrants. Peninsular Malaysia has a total of species with 4 endemics, while Sabah has species with 4 endemics, and Sarawak with species, with 3 endemics.

My 17 species of Malaysian Birds So after spending 5 days in Penang and 2 days in Singapore here are my 17 types of birds i got to photograph.

thought I would put them in their own thread as to not to overload ''bird of the week.'' (encourage by pacman hehehehehe) No. 1 Chinese Pond Heron - Penang. DS CornellUniversityLibrary W94M2 TheMalayPeninsula:arecordofBritish Full text of "A handlist of Malaysian birds: a systematic list of the birds of the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo and Java, including the adjacent small islands" See other formats.

The Book Sandwich Cafe, George Town: See unbiased reviews of The Book Sandwich Cafe, rated of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #34 of 1, restaurants in George Town/5().

Writer, publisher and heritage advocate. She is author or co-author of about a dozen books, namely Streets of George Town (), Penang Postcard Collection (), Raja Bilah and the Mandailings in Perak (), Kinta Valley: Pioneering Malaysia’s Modern Development (), More Than Merchants (), Sun Yat Sen in Penang (), Heritage Houses of Penang () and Redoubtable Reformer.

Malaysia Birdwatching & Wildlife Holidays - Northern Malay Peninsula is one of the most diverse bio-geographical regions on earth. Some species of resident avifauna, including common migrant, birds to be found in Peninsular Malaysia. Malaysia & Singapore - Nature & Wildlife Common Birds of the Malay Peninsula - MWF Tweedie RM Common Birds of the Malay Peninsula - MWF Tweedie RM Croaks of The Bornean Frog; The Hylarana of Sarawak - Ramlah Zainudin, Hasnizam Abdul Wahid & Mustafa Abdul Rahman RM Flora of Malaya Vol III - Grasses - HB Gilliland RM   This animation shows the plate tectonic history of India, Southeast Asia, and in particular the Malay peninsula (the red dot is Singapore).

It was produced for an exhibit at the Singapore Sceince. Birds of South-East Asia: A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia. pages. Almost color photos. Almost color photos. Includes some rare photos, such as a female Black Partridge on a nest, two Actenoides kingfishers, Dusky Oriole, and a Flyeater attending a juvenile Malayan.

Learn about the diverse communities that settled the Malay Peninsula and their influence on modern culture.

Explore the local cuisines with visits to traditional markets, food stalls and an expert-led cooking class. Watch Buddhist monks engage in ancient ceremonies at prominent temples throughout Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.This book showcases birds of the forests — lowland, montane, mangrove — of Peninsula Malaysia.

Their choice as the subject matter is tied to their propensity to be “most endangered” due to their habitat’s rapid destruction. Also included are forest edge birds, birds that birders encounter at the edg.The Malay Peninsula delivers you many things to do in Malaysia.

Here is a south to north itinerary suggestion! Malacca or Melaka. is located next to the Straits with the same name. This former Malay sultanate has seen many colonial occupants, including the Dutch, Portuguese and British, but is now back in the hands of its original inhabitants.