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Corsican Nuthatch Sitta whiteheadi



References

Barbet-Massin M, Jiguet F. 2011. Back from a Predicted Climatic Extinction of an Island Endemic: A Future for the Corsican Nuthatch. PLoS ONE 6(3).

BirdLife International. 2004. Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Bourcet, J. 1996. Aperçu sur deux siècles d’histoire forestière en Corse. Revue forestière française 48(6): 563-580.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Christie, D. 2008. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 13: Penduline-tits to Shrikes. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Harrap, S., de Juana, E. and Sharpe, C.J. 2016. Corsican Nuthatch (Sitta whiteheadi). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (ed.), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

IUCN. 2011. Addendum. Actualisation du statut de la Sittelle corse. UICN.

Ministère de l’Environnement, de l’Energie et de la Mer. 2016. Plan national d’actions Sittelle corse.

Moneglia, P., Besnard, A., Thibault, J.-C., Beck, N. and Prodon, R. 2009. Conséquences du feu sur l’effectif de deux populations de sittelle corse. Bulletin de la Société des Sciences Naturelles et Historiques de la Corse 726-727: 7-16.

Office national des Forêts. 2006. Contribution à la conduite des peuplements de pin laricio et habitats associés. Pierron-Sarreguemines : Office national des Forêts.

Pimont, F., Prodon, R. and Rigolot, E. 2011. Comparison of postfire mortality in endemic Corsican black pine (Pinus nigra ssp. laricio) and its direct competitor (Pinus pinaster). Annals of Forest Science 68: 425-432.

Thibault, J-C., Hacquemand,, D., Moneglia, P., Pellegrini, H., ROGER Prodon, R., Recorbet, B., Seguin, J-F. Villard, P. 2011. Distribution and population size of the Corsican Nuthatch Sitta whiteheadi. Bird Conservation International 21: 199-206.

Thibault, J. C., Cibois, A., Prodon, R. and Pasquet, E. 2016. Quaternary history of an endemic passerine bird on Corsica Island: Glacial refugium and impact of recent forest regression. Quaternary Research 8: 271-278.

Thibault, J. C., Prodon, R., Villard, P. and Seguin, J. F. 2006. Habitat requirements and foraging behaviour of the Corsican nuthatch Sitta whiteheadi. Journal of Avian Biology 37(5): 477-486.

Thibault, J. C., Seguin, J. F., Villard, P. and Prodon, R. 2002. Le pin Laricio (Pinus Nigra Laricio) est-il une espèce clé pour la Sittelle Corse (Sitta whiteheadi)? Revue d'écologie 57: 329-341.

Thibault, J.-C.; Bonaccorsi, G. 1999. The birds of Corsica. British Ornithologists' Union, Tring.

Thibault, J.-C.; Prodon, R.; Moneglia, P. 2004. Impact des incendies de l’été 2000 sur l’effectif d’une espèce endémique menacée: la Sittelle corse (Sitta whiteheadi). Ecologia mediterranea 30: 63-71.

Tucker, G.M. and Heath, M.F. 1994. Birds in Europe: their conservation status. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Villard, P., Besnard, A., Thibault, J. C., Recorbet, B. and Prodon, R. 2014. Selection of mature and old stands by Corsican Nuthatch Sitta whiteheadi in harvested forests. Ibis 156(1): 132-140.

Further resources

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Sitta whiteheadi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2017.