Fuerteventura Stonechat Saxicola dacotiae


Bibby, C. J.; Hill, D. A. 1987. Status of the Fuerteventura Stonechat Saxicola dacotiae. Ibis 129: 491-498.

Collar, N. 2005. Fuerteventura Stonechat (Saxicola dacotiae). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. and de Juana, E. (eds), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Garcia-del-Ray, E. 2015. Birds of the Canary Islands. Sociedad Ornitologica Canaria, Spain.

Illera, J. C. 1999. EU action plan for the Canary Island Stonechat (Saxicola dacotiae).

Illera, J. C. 2001. Habitat selection by the Canary Islands Stonechat (Saxicola dacotiae) (Meade-Waldo, 1889) in Fuerteventura Island: a two-tier habitat approach with implications for its conservation. Biological Conservation 97: 339-345.

Illera, J. C. 2004. Tarabilla Canaria Saxicola dacotiae. In: Madroño, A., González, C., Atienza, J.C. (ed.), Libro Rojo de las Aves de España, pp. 327-328. Dirección General para la Biodiversidad & SEO/BirdLife, Madrid.

Illera, J. C.; Díaz, M. 2006. Reproduction in an endemic bird of a semiarid island: a food-mediated process. Journal of Avian Biology 37(5): 447-456.

Illera, J. C.; Díaz, M.; Nogales, M. 2006. Ecological traits influence the current distribution and range of an island endemic bird. Journal of Biogeography 33: 1192-1201.

Illera, J. C.; Seoane, J. 2012. Tarabilla canaria – Saxicola dacotiae. In: Salvador, A.; Morales, M. B. (ed.), Enciclopedia Virtual de los Vertebrados Españoles. http://www.vertebradosibericos.org/, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid.

Illera, J.C. and Diaz, M. 2008. Site fidelity in the Canary Islands stonechat Saxicola dacotiae in relation to spatial and temporal patterns of habitat suitability. Acta Oecologica 34(1): 1-8.

Martín, A.; Lorenzo, J. A. 2001. Aves del Archipiélago Canario. Francisco Lemus Editor, La Laguna.

Nicolai, B.; Grimm, H. 2009. Diet composition of the Canary Islands Stonechat Saxicola dacotiae (Meade-Waldo, 1889) on Fuerteventura. Vertebrtate Zoology 59(2): 179-189.

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

Further resources

Action Plan

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

Detailed species account from European Red List of Birds (BirdLife International 2015)

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Saxicola dacotiae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.