Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri


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Green, A. J.; Young, H. G.; Rabarisoa, R. G. M.; Ravonjiarisoa, P.; Andrianarimisa, A. 1994. The dry season diurnal behaviour of the Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri at Lake Bemamba. Wildfowl 45: 124-132.

Joiner, O.; Razafindrajao, F.; Young, H. G. 2006. A survey of Madagascar Teal and other waterbirds in north-west Madagascar, November-December 2003. TWSG News: 46-54.

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Langrand, O. 1995. Recensement des oiseaux d'eau à Madagascar et observation de la Sarcelle de Bernier Anas bernieri. Madagascar Region Newsletter 5: 13-14.

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Razafindrajao, F. 2000. Study of the Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri and other Anatidae of the western wetlands of Madagascar. Dodo: Journal of the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 36: 90.

Razafindrajao, F.; Lewis, R.; Nichols, R.; Woolaver, L. 2001. Discovery of a new breeding population of Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri in north-west Madagascar. Dodo: Journal of the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 37: 60-69.

Razafindrajao, F.; Young, H. G.; Abdallah Iahia Bin Aboudou, Fa, J. E.;. 2012. Measurements and movements of Madagascar teal Anas bernieri captured and ringed at Lake Antsamaka in central-western Madagascar. Wildfowl 62: 165-175.

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Thorstrom, R.; Rabarisoa, R. G. M. 1997. An observation of Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri in northwestern Madagascar. Wildfowl 47: 212-213.

Young, G. 1998. Captive breeding of Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri. Newsletter of the Working Group on Birds in the Madagascar Region 8(1): 21-22.

Young, H. G. 1995. The Madagascar Teal, a most enigmatic duck. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 2(2): 98-100.

Young, H. G. 1999. The captive breeding of the Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri at the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust. Dodo, Journal Wildlife Preservation Trusts 34: 84-90.

Young, H. G. 2006. Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri: the ecology and conservation of a short distance migrant. In: Boere, G. C.; Galbraith, C. A.; Stroud, D. A. (ed.), Waterbirds around the world, pp. 252-254. The Stationery Office, Edinburgh, U.K.

Young, H. G.; Safford, R.; Green, A.; Ravonjiarisoa, P.; Rabarisoa, R. G. M. 1993. Survey and capture of the Madagascar Teal Anas bernieri at Lac Bemamba, Madagascar, July-August 1992, July 1993. Dodo: Journal of the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 29: 77-94.

Young, H. G.; Young, R. P.; Lewis, R. E.; Razafindrajao, F.; Abdallah Iahia Bin Aboudou; Fa, J. E. 2014. Patterns of waterbird diversity in central western Madagascar: where are the priority sites for conservation? Wildfowl 64: 35-53.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Anas bernieri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.