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Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius



References

Barman, P.D. and Sharma, D.K. In press. Conservation of Endangered Greater Adjutant Stork in Assam, India. Wildlife Institute of India ENVIS: 192-199 (in press).

BirdLife International. 2001. Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Choudhury, A. 2000. The birds of Assam. Gibbon Books and WWF-India, Guwahati, India.

Choudhury, A. 2008. Counting large gatherings of globally threatened Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius. Indian Birds 4(4): 133-135.

Clements, T. J.; O’Kelly, H.; Sun, V. 2007. Monitoring of Large Waterbirds at Prek Toal, Tonle Sap Great Lake, 2001-2007.

Clements, T.J., Garrett, L., Tan, S., Kong, K.S., Pech, B., Thong, S.; Rours, V. 2007. Bird nest protection programme in the Northern Plains 2003-2007.

Elliott, A. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. Greater Adjutant (Leptoptilos dubius). 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.

Goswami, S. K.; Patar, P. J. 2007. Fall in the number of Greater Adjutant nests in Nagaon, Assam, India.

Kahn, I. 2011. Endangered Garuda takes wing in Bihar. News One.

Mishra, A.; Mandal, J. N. 2009. Discovery of a breeding ground of the Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius and their conservation in the floodlands of Bihar, India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 106(2): 190-197.

Singha, H.; Goswami, S. K.; Phukan, R.; Talukdar, B. K. 2006. Rehabilitation of captive-reared Greater Adjutants Leptoptilos dubius in Assam. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 103(2-3): 315-320.

Singha, H.; Rahmani, A. R. 2006. Ecology, population and conservation of Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius in Assam, India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 103(2-3): 264-269.

Singha, H.; Rahmani, A. R.; Coulter, M. C.; Javed, S. 2003. Breeding behaviour of the Greater Adjutant-Stork Leptoptilos dubius in Assam, India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 100(1): 9-26.

Tree of Life Web Project. 2008. Leptoptilos dubius. Greater Adjutant. Version 27 June 2008 (temporary). Available at: http://tolweb.org/Leptoptilos_dubius/89687/2008.06.27. (Accessed: 01/08/2013).

Visal, S. and Mahood, S. 2015. Wildlife monitoring at Prek Toal Ramsar site, Tonle Sap Great Lake 2013 and 2014. Wildlife Conservation Society, Cambodia Program, Phnom Penh.

Further resources

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Leptoptilos dubius. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/12/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/12/2017.