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Type: Booklet
Published: 2024-01-18
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Birds of China: a faunistic analysis and checklist

New Zealand Arthropod Collection, Landcare Research, 231 Morrin Road, St. Johns, Auckland 1072, New Zealand.


This is a faunistic analysis and checklist of 1191 species of birds known in China. Included in this booklet are: an analysis of taxonomic richness of the birds in China, an analysis of the aggregated distribution of bird species richness in China in comparison to that in North America, and a complete checklist of the avifauna of China with a census of the numbers of orders, families, genera and species.