Kinglet Calyptura Calyptura cristata


Collar, N. J.; Gonzaga, L. P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L. G.; Parker, T. A.; Wege, D. C. 1992. Threatened birds of the Americas: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Kirwan, G.M.; Green, G. 2011. Cotingas and manakins. Christopher Helm, London, UK.

Lambert, F. 2007. Some notes on Kinglet Calyptura.

Lambert, F.; Kirwan, G. M. 2010. The twice-vanishing 'pardalote': what future for the Kinglet Calyptura? Neotropical Birding: 4-17.

Lees, A. C.; Pimm, S. L. 2015. Species, extinct before we know them? Current Biology 25(7): R177-R180.

Pacheco, J. F.; Fonseca, P. S. M. 2000. A admirável redescoberta de Calyptura cristata por Ricardo Parrini no contexto das preciosidades aladas da Mata Atlântica. Atualidades Ornitológicas 93: 6-7.

Pacheco, J. F.; Fonseca, P. S. M. Da. 2001. The remarkable rediscovery of the Kinglet Calyptura Calyptura cristata. Cotinga 16: 48-51.

Rêgo, M.A.; Moreira-Lima, L.; Silveira, L.F.; Frahnert, S. 2013. On the ornithological collection of Friedrich Sellow in Brazil (1814–1831), with some considerations about the provenance of his specimens. Zootaxa 3616: 478-484.

Ridgely, R. S.; Tudor, G. 1994. The birds of South America. University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas.

Snow, D.; de Juana, E.; Sharpe, C.J. 2014. Kinglet Calyptura (Calyptura cristata). 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.

Stopiglia, R.; Strakes, L. C.; Raposo, M. A. 2009. Kinglet Calyptura Calyptura cristata (Vieillot, 1818): documented record for the state of São Paulo and taxonomic status of the name Pipra tyrannulus Wagler, 1830. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 129(3): 185-188.

Tobias, J. A.; Butchart, S. H. M.; Collar, N. J. 2006. Lost and found: a gap analysis for the Neotropical avifauna. Neotropical Birding 1: 4-22.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

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Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Calyptura cristata. Downloaded from on 08/12/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/12/2019.