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Lesser Florican Sypheotides indicus



References

Anon. 2009. Identification and mapping of Lesser Florican breeding sites to develop a fodder producing grassland network in western India. Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History Annual Report 2007-2008: 17-18.

Anon. 2014. Great Indian Bustard. Preventing Extinctions Programme Progress Report. Bombay Natural History Society.

Bhardwaj, G. S.; Sivakumar, K.; Jhala, Y. V. 2011. Status, distribution and conservation perspectives of Lesser Florican in the North-Western India: A Survey Report. Wildlife Institute of India.

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

Dutta, S.; Jhala, Y.V. 2012. Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica: Final Report. Research and Conservation of Endangered and Threatened Fauna of Kachchh: An Integrated Approach. Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun.

Dutta, S.; Rahmani, A.; Gautam, P.; Kasambe, R.; Narwade, S.; Narayan, G.; Jhala. Y. 2013. Guidelines for state action plan for resident bustards’ recovery programme. The Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, New Delhi.

Inskipp, C., Baral, H.S., Phuyal, S., Bhatt, T.R., Khatiwada, M., Inskipp, T., Khatiwada, A., Gurung, S., Singh, P.B., Murray, L., Poudyal, L. and Amin, R. 2016. The Status of Nepal’s Birds: the National Red List series. Zoological Society of London.

Joshua, J. 2011. Assessing the possibilities of restoring the habitat and population of great Indian bustard in Sokaliya area of Ajmer District, Rajasthan. Final Report. The Rufford Small Grants Foundation.

Kasambe, R.; Gahale, P. 2010. Status survey and sighting records of Lesser Florican (Sypheotides indicus) in Maharashtra. Mistnet 11: 7-9.

Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India. 2003. Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Act 2002. Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India.

Narwade, S. S.; Hegde, V.; Fulzele, V. V.; Lalsare, B. T.; Rahmani, A. R. 2015. Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica in Warora (Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India): Conservation requirements. Indian Birds 10(2): 50-52.

Raha, B.; Prakash, V. 2001. Occurrence of Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica at Hosor, in Nashik district, Maharashtra. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 98: 279.

Rahmani, A. R. 2006. Need to start Project Bustards.

Sankaran, R. 2006. Identification and mapping of Lesser Florican breeding sites to develop a fodder producing grassland network in western India. Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History Annual Report 2005-2006: 21-22.

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 (2019) Species factsheet: Sypheotides indicus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2019.