Great Thick-knee Esacus recurvirostris


Duckworth, J. W. and Timmins, R. J. 2013. Birds and large mammals. In: IUCN (ed.), Ecological survey of the Mekong River between Louangphabang and Vientiane cities, Lao PDR, 2011–2012, pp. 50–94, 186–220. IUCN, Vientiane, Lao PDR.

Duckworth, J.W., Salter, R.E. and Khounboline, K. 1999. Wildlife in Lao PDR: 1999 Status Report. IUCN, Vientiane, Laos.

Goes, F. 2013. The Birds of Cambodia: An Annotated Checklist. Centre for Biodiversity Conservation, Fauna and Flora International Cambodia Programme and Royal University of Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh.

Hume, R.; Kirwan, G. M. 2017. Great Thick-knee (Esacus recurvirostris). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D. A. & de Juana, E. (ed.), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, pp. (retrieved from http://www.hbw.com/node/53773 on 27 July 2017). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Robson, C.; Roddis, S.; Loseby, T. 2016. From the field. BirdingASIA 25: 122-128.

Thewlis, R. M.; Timmins, R. J.; Evans, T. D.; Duckworth, J. W. 1998. The conservation status of birds in Laos, 8 (supplement). Bird Conservation International.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Esacus recurvirostris. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/great-thick-knee-esacus-recurvirostris on 07/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 07/12/2023.