Andaman Serpent-eagle Spilornis elgini


BirdLife International. 2001. Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Clark, W. S.; Christie, D. A.; Marks, J. S. 2017. Andaman Serpent-eagle (Spilornis elgini). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (ed.), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, pp. (retrieved from on 17 March 2017). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Davidar, P.; Yoganand, K.; Ganesh, T.; Geetha-Nayak, K. 2007. Avifauna of Andaman Islands: Preliminary inventory and distributional patterns. Journal of Bombay Natural History Society 104(3): 35-47.

Davidar, P.; Yoganand, T. R. K.; Ganesh, T.; Joshi, N. 1996. An assessment of common and rare forest bird species of the Andaman Islands. Forktail 12: 99-105.

Koparde, P.; Manchi, S. 2013. Avifaunal records from Chalis Ek, North Andaman Island: insights into distribution of some Andaman Island birds. Check List 9(1): 34-41.

Pande, S.; Sant, N.; Pednekar, S. 2009. Avifaunal survey of South-and Middle-Andamans, November 2009. IndianBIRDS 7(4): 104-106.

Rajeshkumar, S., Raghunathan, C.; Venkataraman, K. 2015. Avifaunal Community in Neil Island: A Conservation Approaches in the Evergreen Forest Ecosystem. Proceedings of the National Conference on Biodiversity for Sustainable Development Chapter 20: 138-147. Uttar Pradesh State Biodiversity Board, Lucknow, India.

Rao, D. V.; Chandra, K.; Devi, K. 2013. Endemic Animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, India.

Vijayan, L. 2009. Conservation of birds of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Indian Birds 5(4): 103-107.

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Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Spilornis elgini. Downloaded from on 13/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 13/08/2020.