The Dodo and its Kindred : Or The History, Affinities, and Osteology of the Dodo, Solitaire, and Other Extinct Birds of the Islands Mauritius, Rodriguez, and Bourbon [E-Book] / Hugh Edwin Strickland, Alexander Gordon Melville.
Strickland, H. E., (author)
Melville, Alexander Gordon, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015
1 online resource (xvi, 142 pages)
Cambridge library collection. Zoology
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Part I. History and external characteristics of the dodo, solitaire and other brevipennate birds. Introduction ; 1. The brevipennate bird of Mauritius, the dodo ; 2. The brevipennate bird of Rodriguez, the solitaire ; 3. Brevipennate birds of the isle of Bourbon ; Postscript
  • Part II. Osteology of the dodo and solitaire. Introduction ; 1. Osteology of the dodo ; 2. Osteology of the solitaire ; Postscript
  • Appendices
  • Explanation of the plates
  • Index.