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Madagascar Pond-heron Ardeola idae



References

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Bunbury, N. 2014. Distribution, seasonality and habitat preferences of the endangered Madagascar pond-heron Ardeola idae on Aldabra Atoll: 2009-2012. Ibis 156: 233-235.

Burger, J. 1990. Vertical nest stratification in a heronry in Madagascar. Colonial Waterbirds 13(2): 143-146.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliot, A.; Sargatal, J. 1992. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 1: Ostrich to Ducks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

GEPOMAY (Groupe d'étude et de protection des oiseaux de Mayotte). 2012. Sauvons le héron crabier à Mayotte! L'Oiseau Mag. 108: 36-37.

Kushlan, J.A. and Hancock, J.A. 2005. The herons. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.

Morris, P.; Hawkins, F. 1998. Birds of Madagascar: a photographic guide. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, UK.

Razafimanjato, G.; Sam, T. S.; Thorstrom, R. 2007. Waterbird monitoring in the Antsalova region, Western Madagascar. Waterbirds 30(3): 441-447.

Rocamora, G. In prep. Le Crabier blanc Une espèce très menacée découverte nicheuse à Mayotte. Guide des Oiseaux de Mayotte, Naturalistes de Mayotte.

Salvan, J. 1970. Remarques sur l'evolution de l'avifaune Malgache depuis 1945. Alauda 38: 191-203.

Salvan, J. 1971. Observations nouvelles à Madagascar. Alauda 39: 37-42.

Salvan, J. 1972. Statut, recensement, reproduction des oiseaux dulçaquicoles aux environs de Tananarive. L'Oiseau et la Revue Française d'Ornithologie 42: 35-51.

Wetlands International. 2002. Waterbird population estimates. Wetlands International, Wageningen, Netherlands.

ZICOMA. 1999. Zones d'Importance pour la Conservation des Oiseaux a Madagascar.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Heron Specialist Group

CMS/AEWA International Single Species Action Plan for the Conservation of the Madagascar Pond-heron

Explore HBW Alive for further information on this species

Search for photos and videos, and hear sounds of this species from the Internet Bird Collection

Species factsheet from HeronConservation - The IUCN-SSC Heron Specialist Group

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Ardeola idae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2020.