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Highland Guan Penelopina nigra



References

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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.

Eisermann, K. 2005. Noteworthy bird observations in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 125: 3-11.

Eisermann, K.; Herrera, N.; Komar, O. 2006. Highland Guan (Penelopina nigra). In: Brooks, D. M. (ed.), Conserving cracids: the most threatened family of birds of the Americas, pp. 86-91. Houstom Museum of Natural Science, Houston, TX, U.S.A.

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Tracewski, L.; Butchart, S.H.M.; Di Marco, M.; Ficetola, G.F.; Rondinini, C.; Symes, A.; Wheatley, H.; Beresford, A.E. and Buchanan, G.M. 2016. Toward quantification of the impact of 21st-century deforestation on the extinction risk of terrestrial vertebrates. Conservation Biology 30(5): 1070-1079.

Vannini, J. P.; Rockstroh, P. M. 1997. The status of cracids in Guatemala. In: Strahl, S.D.; Beaujon, S.; Brooks, D.M.; Begazo, A.J.; Sedaghatkish, G.; Olmos, F. (ed.), The cracidae: their biology and conservation, pp. 326-334. Hancock House Publishers, Surrey, Canada and Blaine, USA.

Further resources

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Penelopina nigra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2022.