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Prodromus faunae zeylanicae

being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon

by E. F. Kelaart

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Published by printed for the Author in Ceylon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoology

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    Includes indexes.

    Statementby E.F. Kelaart
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 197, 50 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26202750M
    OCLC/WorldCa11913940

      Sri Lanka has an ethno-botanical tradition with its own version of Ayurveda medicine (of Indian origin) which may go back over 2, years. But there is very little on record of any studies of natural history in the modern sense by Sri Lankans until the 19h century when E.F. Kelaart, born in Sri Lanka to parents of Dutch descent published a series of works culminating in his ‘Prodromus. Kellart, E.F. Prodromus Faunae Zeylanicae being contributions to the Zoology of Ceylon. Vol. 1. Colombo. Observer Press Printers. (pp on Family Cheloniadae) Kellart, E.F. Family Cheloniadae. Synopsis of Ceylon reptiles. In: Prodromus Faunae Zeylanicae being the contribution to the Zoology of Ceylon. Colombo Government Press.

    Coming to British Indian possessions, and beginning with Ceylon, we have Kelaart's Prodromus faunae Zeylanicae (8vo, ), and Ceylon. 0 Elliot, Gallinaceous Game Birds of North America (New York, ) and Wild Fowl of the United States and British Possessions (), and Robert Ridgway's learned and invaluable Birds of North and Middle. Bibliography of Sri Lankan Ornithology. Search this site. Bibliography. Books. Journals and other periodicals. Theses / Dissertations. Sitemap. Considerable amount of references are included in this bibliography. However, new contents will be added frequently.

    Coming to British Indian possessions, and beginning with Ceylon, we have Kelaart's Prodromus faunae Zeylanicae (8vo, ), and Ceylon. 0 the admirable Birds of Ceylon by Captain Legge (4to, ), with coloured plates by Mr Keulemans of all the peculiar species. Prodromus faunæ Zeylanicæ: being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon / by E.F. Kelaart Kelaart, E. F. (Edward Frederic), [ Book: ] At 2 libraries. This resource is very relevant to your query (score: ,) No user comments for.


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Book Title. Prodromus faunae zeylanicae: being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon / By. Kelaart, E. (Edward Frederick), Kelaart, Edward Frederick Prodromus Faunae Zeylanicae; being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon.

Colombo printed for the author by John Bieler at the Observer Press First edition. 8vo (21 x 14 cm), pp.[ii], viii, [vi], (ix)-xxxiii, [3],[3], 54, [4, index]. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Kelaart, E.F. (Edward Frederick), Prodromus faunae zeylanicae.

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Full text of "Prodromus faunæ zeylanicæ; being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon" See other formats. The last comprehensive book on the mammals of Sri Lanka was compiled 8 decades ago when the island nation off the coast of India was known as the British colony of Ceylon (Phillips ).A sumptuously illustrated opus that updates and exceeds this earlier monograph was published last year with text exquisitely written by Asoka Yapa and color plates artistically painted by Camini Ratnavira.

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Prodromus Faunae Zeylanicae; being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon. by Kelaart, Edward Frederick Colombo: printed for the author by John Bieler at the Observer Press, català: Colom de Sri Lanka English: Sri Lanka Wood Pigeon español: Paloma de Ceilán suomi: Srilankankyyhky français: Pigeon de Ceylan magyar: Ceyloni galamb Nederlands: Ceylonhoutduif norsk: Singaleserdue پنجابی: سری لنکا لکڑ کبوتر සිංහල: මයිල ගොයා.

Ceylon. TEMPLETON, R. () Prodromus Faunae Zeylanicae; being contributions to the zoology of Ceylon. Kelaart, Edward Frederick. () Ceylon. A general description of the Island, historical, physical, statistical. Containing the most recent information. [Suckling, Horatio John, Captain].

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