Bounty Shag Leucocarbo ranfurlyi


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Hiscock, J. A., P. Mccelland, P.J., Chilvers, B.L. 2014. First complete post-breeding survey of the Bounty Island shag (Leucocarbo ranfurlyi). Notornis 61: 57-59.

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Russ, N., Terauds, A. 2008. Bounty Island Shag Census onboard Spirit of Enderby while working for Heritage Expeditions. Internal report to the Department of Conservation, Invercargill.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Leucocarbo ranfurlyi. Downloaded from on 14/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 14/07/2020.