Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis


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Granadeiro, J. P.; Dias, M. P.; Rebelo, R.; Santos, C.D.; Catry, P. 2006. Numbers and population trends of Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea at Selvagem Grande, Northeast Atlantic. Waterbirds 29: 56-60.

Hervías, S., Henriques, A., Oliveira, N., Pipa, T., Cowen, H., Ramos, J.A., Nogales, M., Geraldes, P., Silva, C., Ruiz de Ybáñez, R. and Oppel, S. 2013. Studying the effects of multiple invasive mammals on Cory’s shearwater nest survival. Biological Invasions 15: 143-155.

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Navarro, J. and Gonzales-Solis, J. 2009. Environmental determinants of foraging strategies in Cory's shearwaters Calonectris diomedea. Marine Ecology Progress Series 378: 259-267.

Oppel, S., Hervias, S., Oliveira, N., Pipa, T., Silva, C., Geraldes, P., Goh, M., Immler, E. and McKown, M. 2014. Estimating population size of a nocturnal burrow-nesting seabird using acoustic monitoring and habitat mapping. Nature Conservation 6: 1-13.

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BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Calonectris borealis. Downloaded from on 19/09/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 19/09/2018.