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Pukeko (New Zealand Birds)

Pukeko (New Zealand Birds)

Author: Natasha Fijn
Series: New Zealand birds
$15.99(NZD)  inc GST
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Natasha Fijn writes about how pukeko came to New Zealand, their biology, where they live and how they have adapted to their changing environments, how they breed and rear their babies, their behaviours, and how we can help to preserve their populations. Full colour photographs throughout.

Table of contents

Is that a pukeko?; Parts of the pukeko; Pukeko facts; The 'purple swamphen'; The pukeko's past; Takahe: the awkward cousin; The pukeko parenting experiment; A pukeko's home; Pukeko communication; The bill; The tail; Calls; Group living; Pukeko babies; Food; Danger!; Swampy souvenirs.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781869485405
  • : Raupo Publishing (Nz) Ltd
  • : Raupo Publishing (Nz) Ltd
  • : March 2005
  • : 215mm X 230mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Natasha Fijn
  • : Paperback
  • : Rod Morris
  • : 32
  • : Colour photographs