Books & Monographs

SEU Book No: 15 - An illustrated guide to the Endemic Birds of Sri Lanka

Author: Santiapillai C. & Wijesundara C.

Price: SLR 450/=

This publication entitled “An illustrated guide to the Endemic Birds of Sri Lanka” will be an asset for ornithologists. The authors of this book Prof. Charles Santiapillai and Mr. Chaminda Wijesundara teach at the Department of Zoology, University of Peradeniya. Professor Charles Santiapillai has done extensive field studies on the ecology of the Asian elephant and other large mammals, and from 1984 to 1992, he was the Senior Scientific Officer of the WWF (World Wide Fund For Nature) Asia Programme, based in Indonesia. Mr. Chaminda Wijesundara is currently a lecturer at the Department of Zoology University of Peradeniya. The illustrator of this book, Mr. Manjula Wijesundara holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from the University of Peradeniya.