A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 17 eBook

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BIRDS.

LAND BIRDS.

I.    Sea eagle.  Vol.  II. p. 194   Falco ossifragus ..... 124
Cinereous eagle ...... 2l4   _Vultur albiulla_ ...... 123
White-headed eagle ... 196   Falco leucocephalus .. ib. 
Crying eagle ......... 215     (Latham, I.38.)
Osprey ............... 199   Falco haliaetus ....... 129
Peregrine falcon ..... 202     (Latham, I.73.[76])
Goshawk .............. 204   Falco palumbarius..... 130
II.    Eagle owl ............ 228   Strix bubo ........... 131
Snowy owl ............ 233   Strix nyctea.......... 132
III   Raven ................ 246   Corvus corax.......... 155
Magpye ............... 147   Corvus pica .......... 157
Nutcracker ........... 252   Corvus caryocatactes.. ib. 
IV.    Cuckoo ............... 266   Cuculus canorus ...... 168
V.    Wryneck .............. 267   Jynx torquilla ....... 172
VI.    Nuthatch ............. 281   Sitta Europea  ....... 177
VII.   White grous .......... 308   Tetrao lagopus ....... 274
Wood grous ........... 312   Tetrao urogallus ..... 273
VIII.  Water ouzel .......... 332   Sturnus cinclus
IX.    Fieldfare ............ 340   Turdus pilaris  ...... 291
Redwing thrush ....... 341   Turdus iliacus  ...... 291
Kamtschatkan ......... 343     (Latham, III. 23.)
X.    Greenfinch ........... 353   Loxia chloris ........ 304
XI.    Golden bunting ....... 367     (Latham, II. 201.)
XII.   Lesser red-headed         \
linnet .............. 379/    (Latham, II. 305.)
XIII.  Dun flycatcher ....... 390     (Latham, II. 351.)
XIV.   Sky-lark ............. 394A.  Alauda arsensis ..... 287
Wood-lark ............ 395B.  Alauda arborea ...... ib. 
XV.    White wagtail ........ 396E.  Motacilla alba ...... 331
Yellow wagtail ....... ib.F.  Motacilla flava ..... ib. 
Tschutski wagtail .... 397H.    (Latham, IV. 403.)
XVI.   Yellow wren .......... 413    Motacilla trochilus.  338
Redstart ............. 416    Motacilla phaenicurus. 335
Longbilled ........... 420
Stapazina ............ 421    Motacilla stapazina.  331
Awatska .............. 422
XVII.  Marsh titmouse ....... 427    Paras palustris ..... 341
XVIII.Chimney swallow ...... 429    Hirundo rustica ..... 343
Martin ............... 430    Hirundo urbica .....  344
Sand martin .......... ib.    Hirundo riparia ....  ib. 
XIX.  European goatsucker ... 437    Caprimulgus Europeus. 346

WATER FOWL.

Cloven-footed Water Fowl.

Crane P.453 A. Ardeagrus 334
Curlew P.462 A. Scolopax arquata 242
Whimbrel P.462 B. Scolopax phaeopus 243
Common sandpiper No 388 Tringa hypoleucos 250
Gambet No 394 Tringa gambetta 248
Golden plover No 399 Charadrius pluvialis 254
Pied oyster-catcher No Haematopus ostralegus 257

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