Mangaia Kingfisher Todiramphus ruficollaris


Baker, C.; Bottomley, C.; Kelly, L.; Payne, L.; Whittle, M. 1996. Mangaia '96.

Kelly, L.; Bottomley, C. 1998. Conservation in the Cook Islands.

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Pratt, H. D.; Bruner, P. L.; Berrett, D. G. 1987. A field guide to the birds of Hawaii and the tropical Pacific. Princeton University Press, Princeton.

Rowe, S.; Empson, R. 1996. Distribution and abundance of the Tanga'eo or Mangaia Kingfisher (Halcyon tuta ruficollaris). Notornis 43: 35-42.

Rowe, S.; Empson, R. 1996. Observations on the breeding behaviour of the Tanga'eo or Mangaia Kingfisher (Halcyon tuta ruficollaris). Notornis 43: 43-48.

SPREP. 1999. Proceedings of the Polynesian Avifauna Conservation Workshop held in Rarotonga, 26-30 April 1999.

Te-Ipukarea-Society. 2016. Programme funded by the Aage V Jensen Charity Foundation of Denmark helps ensure the survival of the unique Mangaia Kingfisher of the Cook Islands. Available at:

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Todiramphus ruficollaris. Downloaded from on 16/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 16/10/2019.