Comoro Blue-pigeon Alectroenas sganzini


Louette, M. 1988. Les oiseaux de Comores. Annales Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale (Sciences Zoologiques) 255: 1-192.

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Safford, R. J. 2001b. Mayotte. In: Fishpool, L.D.C.; Evans, M.I. (ed.), Important Bird Areas in Africa and associated islands: Priority sites for conservation, pp. 597-601. Pisces Publications and BirdLife International (BirdLife Conservation Series No.11), Newbury and Cambridge, UK.

Safford, R. J. 2013. Comoro Blue Pigeon Alectroenas sganzini Founingo des Comores. In: Safford, R. J.; Hawkins, A. F. A. (ed.), The Birds of Africa. Volume VIII: The Malagasy Region, pp. 509-510. Christopher Helm, London.

Safford, R.J. 2001. The Comoros. In: L.D.C. Fishpool & M.I. Evans (eds) Important bird areas in Africa and associated islands: priority sites for conservation. Pisces Publications & BirdLife International 11, Newbury & Cambridge, UK.

Stevens, J.; Herremans, M.; Louette, M. 1992. Conserving the endemic birds of the Comoro Islands, II: population fluctuations on Ngazidja. Bird Conservation International 2: 81-91.

Stevens, J.; Louette, M. 1999. Land bird abundance and the conservation of biodiversity on the island of Mayotte (Indian Ocean). Alauda 67: 123-139.

Tracewski, L., Butchart, S.H.M., Di Marco, M., Ficetola, G.F., Rondinini, C., Symes, A., Wheatley, H., Beresford, A.E. and Buchanan, G.M. 2016. Toward quantification of the impact of 21st-century deforestation on the extinction risk of terrestrial vertebrates. Conservation Biology.

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BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Alectroenas sganzini. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/comoro-blue-pigeon-alectroenas-sganzini on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/03/2024.