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Chatham Parakeet Cyanoramphus forbesi



References

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.

Boon, W. M.; Kearvell, J. C.; Daugherty, C. H.; Chambers, G. K. 2000. Molecular systematics of New Zealand Cyanoramphus Parakeets: conservation of Orange-fronted and Forbes' Parakeets. Bird Conservation International 10: 211-239.

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.

Higgins, P. J. 1999. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds: parrots to dollarbirds. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.

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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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Cyanoramphus forbesi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2017.