Heads of the adult males of the genus Icterus

Heads of the adult males of the genus Icterus
from Evolution of the colors of North American land birds
by Charles Augustus Keeler

Ornithology Collections in Cornell University Library

Reference Sources

Allen, Elsa Guerdrum. The history of American ornithology before Audubon. Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1951.

Farber, Paul Lawrence. The emergence of ornithology as a scientific discipline, 1760-1850. Dordrecht, Boston: D. Reidel, c1982.

Jackson, Christine E. Bird illustrators: some artists in early lithography. London: Witherby, 1975.

Stresemann, Erwin. Ornithology from Aristotle to the present. Translated by Hans J. and Cathleen Epstein. Edited by G. William Cottrell. With a foreword and an epilogue on American ornithology by Ernst Mayr. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1975.

 

 

Online guide developed from:

Ornithology Collections in the Libraries at Cornell University: A Descriptive Guide
Revised Edition, 1999
Ithaca, New York
1999 Cornell University Library
Webpage last revised: 6/10/99 by jfc & clsb.