Australian Painted-snipe Rostratula australis


Garnett, S. T.; Szabo, J. K.; Dutson, G. 2011. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood.

Lane, B. A.; Rogers, D. I. 2000. The Australian Painted Snipe Rostratula (benghalensis) australis: an Endangered species? Stilt: 26-34.

Marchant, S.; Higgins, P. J. 1993. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds, 2: raptors to lapwings. Oxford University Press, Melbourne.

Rogers, D.; Hance, I.; Paton, S.; Tzaros, C.; Griffioen, P.; Herring, M.; Jaensch, R..; Oring, L..; Silcocks, A.; Weston, M. 2005. The breeding bottleneck: breeding habitat and population decline in the Australian Painted Snipe. In: Straw, P. (ed.), Status and Conservation of Seabirds in the East Asian-Australasian Flyway., pp. 15-23.

Thomas, J.; Purnell, C.; Ingwersen, D.; Tzaros, C.; Rogers, D. 2010. Meet Australia's newest species. Wingspan 20(1): 20-25.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Rostratula australis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022.