Cape Verde Shearwater Calonectris edwardsii


Bretagnolle, V. and Lequette, B. 1990. Structural variation in the call of the Cory's shearwater (Calonectris diomedea, Aves, Procellariidae). Ethology 85: 313-323.

Gonzalez-Solis, J., Felicisimo, A., Fox, J.W., Afanasyev, V., Kolbeinsson, Y. and Munoz, J. 2009. Influence of sea surface winds on shearwater migration detours. Marine Ecology Progress Series 391: 221-230.

Hazevoet, C. J. 1995. The birds of the Cape Verde Islands. British Ornithologists' Union, Tring, U.K.

Murphy, R. C. 1924. The marine ornithology of the Cape Verde Islands, with a list of all birds of the archipelago. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50: 211-278.

Nunes, M.; Hazevoet, C. 2001. Cape Verde's seabirds in trouble. World Birdwatch 23(2): 24-26.

Paiva, V.H., Geraldes, P., Rodrigues, I., Melo, T., Ramos, J.A. 2015. The foraging ecology of Cape Verde Shearwater, a sentinel species for marine conservation off West Africa. PLoS ONE 10 (10): e0139390.

Porter, R., Newell, D., Marr, T., Joliffe, R. 1997. Identification of Cape Verde Shearwater. Birding World 10: 222-228.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Calonectris edwardsii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022.