Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis


Brooke, M. De L. 1995. The modern avifauna of the Pitcairn Islands. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 56: 199-212.

Collar, N. J.; Gonzaga, L. P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L. G.; Parker, T. A.; Wege, D. C. 1992. Threatened birds of the Americas: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Gill, R. 1998. Trouble in paradise: the Bristle-thighed Curlew. WWF Arctic Bulletin: 12-13.

Marks, J. S. 1993. Molt of Bristle-thighed Curlews in the Northwestern Hawaiin Islands. The Auk 110: 573-587.

Marks, J. S.; Redmond, R. L. 1994. Conservation problems and research needs for Bristle-thighed Curlews Numenius tahitiensis on their wintering grounds. Bird Conservation International 4: 329-341.

Marks, J. S.; Redmond, R. L. 1994. Migration of Bristle-thighed Curlews on Laysan Island: timing, behavior and estimated flight range. Condor 96: 316-330.

SPREP. 1999. Proceedings of the Polynesian Avifauna Conservation Workshop held in Rarotonga, 26-30 April 1999.

Vilina, Y. A.; Larrea, A.; Gibbons, J. E. 1992. First record of Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis in Easter Island, Chile. Wader Study Group Bulletin 66: 43-44.

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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: Numenius tahitiensis. Downloaded from on 30/11/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/11/2020.