TITLE

Tropic Bird

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Tropic Bird, a family of graceful oceanic birds found on tropical and subtropical seas around the world. There are only three species in the family�the red-billed tropic bird; the red-tailed tropic bird; and the white-tailed, or yellow-billed, tropic bird. These birds range from 16 to 20 inches (40 to 50 cm) in length, not including two elongated tail feathers each about one foot (30 cm) long.
ACCESSION #
37310239

 

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