Handbook of the Birds of the World - Volume 1

Ostrich to Ducks

Published by Lynx Edicions

Foreword introducing the HBW project by Christoph Imboden.

     
 Class AVES     Eduardo de Juana
 Order STRUTHIONIFORMES    
Family Struthionidae (Ostrich)   Anna Folch
Family Rheidae (Rheas)   Anna Folch
Family Casuariidae (Cassowaries)   Anna Folch
Family Dromaiidae (Emu)   Anna Folch
Family Apterygidae (Kiwis)   Anna Folch
 Order TINAMIFORMES    
Family Tinamidae (Tinamous)   José Cabot
 Order SPHENISCIFORMES    
Family Spheniscidae (Penguins)   Isabel Martínez
 Order GAVIIFORMES    
Family Gaviidae (Divers)   Carles Carboneras
 Order PODICIPEDIFORMES    
Family Podicipedidae (Grebes)   Francesc Llimona & Josep del Hoyo
 Order PROCELLARIIFORMES    
Family Diomedeidae (Albatrosses)   Carles Carboneras
Family Procellariidae (Petrels and Shearwaters)   Carles Carboneras
Family Hydrobatidae (Storm-petrels)   Carles Carboneras
Family Pelecanoididae (Diving-petrels)   Carles Carboneras
 Order PELECANIFORMES    
Family Phaethontidae (Tropicbirds)   Jaume Orta
Family Pelecanidae (Pelicans)   Andrew Elliott
Family Sulidae (Gannets and Boobies)   Carles Carboneras
Family Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants)   Jaume Orta
Family Anhingidae (Darters)   Jaume Orta
Family Fregatidae (Frigatebirds)   Jaume Orta
 Order CICONIIFORMES    
Family Ardeidae (Herons)   Albert Martínez-Vilalta & Anna Motis
Family Scopidae (Hamerkop)   Andrew Elliott
Family Ciconiidae (Storks)   Andrew Elliott
Family Balaenicipitidae (Shoebill)   Andrew Elliott
Family Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)   Eloïsa Matheu & Josep del Hoyo
 Order PHOENICOPTERIFORMES    
Family Phoenicopteridae (Flamingos)   Josep del Hoyo
 Order ANSERIFORMES    
Family Anhimidae (Screamers)   Carles Carboneras
Family Anatidae (Ducks, geese and Swans)   Carles Carboneras