LC
Garganey Spatula querquedula



References

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Ternovoi, V. A.; Shchelkanov, M. Yu.; Shestopalov, A. M.; Aristova, V. A.; Protopopova, E. V.; Gromashevsky, V. L.; Druzyaka, A. V.; Slavsky, A. A.; Zolotykh, S. I.; Loktev, V. B.; Lvov, D. K. 2004. Detection of West Nile Virus in birds in the territories of the Baraba and Kulunda plains (West Siberian flyway) during summer-autumn of 2002. Voprosy Virusologii 49(3): 52-56.

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Further resources

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

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Spatula querquedula. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019.