Accession Number : AD0692832

Title :   AN ANNOTATED CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF KOREA,

Corporate Author : KYUNG HEE UNIV SEOUL (SOUTH KOREA) DEPT OF BIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Won,Pyong-Oh

Report Date : APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 193

Abstract : The checklist includes all the birds recorded from Korea including Quelpart (Cheju), Dagelet (Ullung) and smaller offshore islands. It lists 382 species of 18 Orders, 67 Families and 189 Genera, with 191 subspecies, a total of 419 forms. Each form is given with the scientific, Korean and English names and synonyms where these are necessary. Details of specimens in the author and other recent collections and present status are also included. The majority of the collections examined are those made by the author in South Korea since the Korean War. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BIRDS, SOUTH KOREA), CATALOGS, CLASSIFICATION

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE