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Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans



References

AOU. 1998. Check-list of North American birds. American Ornithologists' Union, Washington, D.C.

Gochfeld, M.; Burger, J. 1996. Sternidae (Terns). In: del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. (ed.), Handbook of the birds of the world, pp. 624-667. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Howell, S.N.G.; Webb, S. 1995. A guide to the Birds of Mexico and northern Central America. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Kushlan, J. A.; Steinkamp, M. J.; Parsons, K. C.; Capp, J.; Cruz, M. A.; Coulter, M.; Davidson, I.; Dickson, L.; Edelson, N.; Ellio, R.; Erwin, M.; Hatch, S.; Kress, S.; Milko, R.; Miller, S.; Mills, K.;…authors continued in notes. 2002. Waterbird conservation for the Americas. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service National Publications Clearinghouse, Shepherdstown, U.S.A.

Samaniego-Herrera, A., Aguirre-Muñoz, A., Rodríguez-Malagón, M., González-Gómez, R., Torres-García, F., Méndez-Sánchez, F.; Latofski-Robles, M. 2011. Rodent eradications on Mexican islands: advances and challenges. . Island invasives: Eradication and management. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland: 350-355.

Velarde, E., Ezcurra, E., Horn, M. H., and Patton, R. T. 2015. Warm oceanographic anomalies and fishing pressure drive seabird nesting north. Science advances 1(5).

Velarde, E.; Anderson, D.W. 1994. Conservation and management of seabird islands in the Gulf of California: setbacks and successes. In: Nettleship, D.N.; Burger, J.; Gochfeld, M. (ed.), Seabirds on islands: Threats, case studies and action plans, pp. 229-243. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK.

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Thalasseus elegans. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2019.