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Alaotra Grebe Tachybaptus rufolavatus



References

Collar, N. J.; Stuart, S. N. 1985. Threatened birds of Africa and related islands: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, and International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Cambridge, U.K.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliot, A.; Sargatal, J. 1992. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 1: Ostrich to Ducks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Hawkins, F.; Andriamasimanana, R.; Sam The Seing; Rabeony, Z. 2000. The sad story of the Alaotra Grebe Tachybaptus rufolavatus. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 7(2): 115-117.

Langrand, O. 1990. Guide to the birds of Madagascar. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Pidgeon, M. 1996. Summary: an ecological survey of Lake Alaotra and selected wetlands of central and eastern Madagascar in analysing the demise of Madagascar Pochard Aythya innotata. Working Group on Birds in the Madagascar Region Newsletter 6(2): 17-19.

Wilmé, L. 1994. Status, distribution and conservation of two Madagascar bird species endemic to Lake Alaotra: Delacour's grebe Tachybaptus rufolavatus and Madagascar pochard Aythya innotata. Biol. Conserv. 69: 15-21.

ZICOMA. 1999. Zones d'Importance pour la Conservation des Oiseaux a Madagascar.

Further resources

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Tachybaptus rufolavatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/11/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/11/2017.