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Great Curassow Crax rubra



References

Arguedas, N.; Mayer, P.; Milligan, D.; Nordstrom, L. 1997. Plan de recuperación para Crax rubra en Costa Rica. In: Strahl, S.D.; Beaujon, S.; Brooks, D.M.; Begazo, A.J.; Sedaghatkish, G.; Olmos, F. (ed.), The Cracidae: their biology and conservation, pp. 249-262. Hancock House Publishers, Surrey, BC, Canada and Blaine, WA, USA.

Caballero, C. P.; Martínez-Morales, M. A.;. 2006. Population status and habitat preferences of Crax rubrua griscomi in Cozumel Island, Mexico. Wings without borders: IV North American Ornithological Conference, October 3-7, 2006, Veracruz, Mexico, pp. 50. American Ornithologists' Union, Waco, TX, USA.

del Hoyo, J. 1994. Cracidae (Chachalacas, Guans and Curassows). In: del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. (ed.), Handbook of the birds of the world, pp. 310-363. 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.

Martínez-Morales, M. A. 1996. The Cozumel Curassow: abundance, habitat preference and conservation. Thesis. M.Phil., Cambridge University.

Miller, B. W.; Miller, C. M. 1997. Avian risk assessment: bird species of conservation concern (Belize).

Radachowsky, J. and Ramos, V. H. 2004. Effects of Human Access on Wildlife in the Maya Biosphere Reserve, Northern Guatemala. Monitoring ecological integrity of the Maya Biosphere Reserve, Petén, Guatemala. Wildlife Conservation Society.

Radachowsky, J., García, R., Cordova, W., Aguirre, O., Marroquin, C., Dubón, T., Cordova, F., Funes, S., López, J., García, G., Oliva, F., Orellana, G., Tut, H., Manzaneros, A., Cordova, E. and Hernandez, P. 2004. Effects of Certified Logging on Wildlife in Community and Industrial Forest Concessions of Northern Guatemala. Monitoring ecological integrity of the Maya Biosphere Reserve, Petén, Guatemala. Wildlife Conservation Society.

Sibley, C.G.; Monroe, B.L. 1990. Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Zepeda, R. F. 2006. Captive breeding and reintroduction of Greater Curassow (Crax rubra) in Nicoya Peninsula, Cost Rica. Bulletin of the Cracid Specialist Group 22: 26-30.

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Crax rubra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/10/2019.