Blue-crowned Laughingthrush Garrulax courtoisi


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Collar, N.J.; Gardner, L.; Jeggo, D.F.; Marcordes, B.; Owen, A.; Pagel, T.; Vaidl, A.; Wilkinson, R.; Wirth, R. 2012. Conservation breeding and the most threatened birds in Asia. BirdingASIA 18: 50-57.

Hong Kong BIrd Watching Society. 2011. Conservation of Blue-crowned Laughingthrush Garrulax courtoisi in Wuyuan, Jiangxi Province School Education Project in Wuyuan Final report. Hong Kong.

Richardson, M. 2005. China trip 2005: the Chinese Yellow-throated Laughingthrush, Garrulax galbanus courtesi and simaoensis.

Wilkinson, R., He Fen-qi, Gardner, L. and Wirth, R. 2004. A highly threatened bird - Chinese Yellow-throated Laughing thrushes in China and in zoos. International Zoo News 51: 456-469.

Wilkinson, R.; Gardner, L. 2011. No laughing matter. Zooquaria: 12-13.

Wilkinson, R.; He Fen-Qi. 2010. Conservation of Blue-crowned Laughing-thrush Garrulax courtoisi in Wuyuan, Jiangxi, and the search for 'lost' populations in Yunnan and Guanxi, China. BirdingASIA 13: 100-105.

Wilkinson, R.; He Fen-qi. 2010. Le garrulaxe de Courtois: conservation in situ. CEPA Magazine: 12-17.

Wilkinson, R.; He Fen-Qi. 2010. Yellow-throated Laughingthrush Garrulax galbanus and Blue-crowned Laughingthrush G. courtoisi - new observations and interpretations on their taxonomy. BirdingASIA: 73-82.

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Yuan-hua H; Fen-qi H; Worth R; Melville D; Zheng p; Xia-zhi W; Gui-fu W; Zhi-yong L. 2003. Little-known oriental bird: Courtois's Laughingthrush Garrulax galbanus courtoisi. Oriental Bird Club Bulletin 38: 35 - 40.

Zhang, W., J. Shi, H. Huang, and T. Liu. 2017. The impact of disturbance from photographers on the Blue-crowned Laughingthrush (Garrulax courtoisi). Avian Conservation and Ecology 12(1): 15.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Garrulax courtoisi. Downloaded from on 18/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 18/11/2019.