Chatham Parakeet Cyanoramphus forbesi


Aikman, H.; Davis, A.; Miskelly, C.; O'Connor, S.; Taylor, G. 2001. Chatham Islands threatened birds: recovery and management plans. Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand.

Aikman, H.; Miskelly, C. 2004. Birds of the Chatham Islands. Department of Conservation., Wellington.

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Chan, C.H., Ballantyne, K.N., Aikman, H., Fastier, D., Daugherty, C.J. and Chambers, G.K. 2006. Genetic analysis of interspecific hybridisation in the world's only Forbes' parakeet (Cyanoramphus forbesi) natural population. Conservation Genetics 7(4): 493-506.

Greene, T.C. 1989. Forbes’ parakeet on Chatham Island. Notornis 36: 326-327.

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Nixon, A. J. 1994. Feeding ecology of hybridising parakeets on Mangere Island, Chatham Islands. Notornis 41(supplement): 5-18.

Sibley, C.G. and Monroe, B.L. 1993. A supplement to 'Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World'. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Sibley, C.G.; Monroe, B.L. 1990. Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Taylor, R. H. 1998. A reappraisal of the Orange-fronted Parakeet (Cyanoramphus sp.)---species or colour morph? Notornis 45: 49-63.

Triggs, S. J.; Daugherty, C. H. 1996. Conservation and genetics of New Zealand parakeets. Bird Conservation International 6: 89-101.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Cyanoramphus forbesi. Downloaded from on 13/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 13/08/2020.