Atitlan Grebe Podilymbus gigas


Collar, N. J.; Crosby, M. J.; Stattersfield, A. J. 1994. Birds to watch 2: the world list of threatened birds. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Howell, S. N. G.; Webb, S. 1995. A guide to the birds of Mexico and northern Central America. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Hunter, L. A. 1988. Status of the endemic Atitlán Grebe of Guatemala: is it extinct? Condor 90: 906-912.

LaBastille, A. 1974. Ecology and Management of the Atitlán Grebe, Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. Wildlife Society, Unknown.

LaBastille, A. 1984. Drastic decline in Guatemala's giant pied-billed grebe population. Environmental Conservation 11: 346-348.

LaBastille, A. 1990. WW Norton and Company, New York, USA.

Livezey, B. C. 1989. Flightlessness in grebes (Aves: Podicipedidae): its independent evolution in three genera. Evolution 43: 29-53.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Podilymbus gigas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2020.