Loveridge's Sunbird Cinnyris loveridgei


Burgess, N., Doggart, N. and Lovett, J.C. 2002. The Uluguru Mountains of eastern Tanzania: the effect of forest loss on biodiversity. Oryx 36: 140-152.

Cheke, R. A.; Mann, C. F.; Allen, R. 2001. Sunbirds: a guide to the sunbirds, flowerpeckers, spiderhunters and sugarbirds of the world. Christopher Helm, London.

Hall, J.; Burgess, N.D.; Lovett, J.; Mbilinyi, B.; Gereau, R.E. 2009. Conservation implications of deforestation across an elevational gradient in the Eastern Arc Mountains, Tanzania. Biological Conservation 142: 2510-2521.

Tottrup, A. P.; Larsen, J. L. 2005. First description of the egg with other notes on the biology of Loveridge's Sunbird Nectarinia loveridgei. Scopus 25: 37-40.

Tottrup, A. P.; Larsen, J. L.; Burgess, N.D. 2004. A first estimate of the population size of Loveridge's Sunbird Nectarinia loveridgei, endemic to the Uluguru mountains, Tanzania. Bird Conservation International 14: 25-32.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Cinnyris loveridgei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/07/2020.