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Night Parrot Pezoporus occidentalis



References

Blyth, J. 1996. Night Parrot Pezoporus occidentalis Interim Recovery Plan for Western Australia 1996 to 1998. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Perth.

Boles, W. E.; Longmore, N. W.; Thompson, M. C. 1994. A recent specimen of the Night Parrot Geopsittacus occidentalis. Emu 94: 37-40.

Cupitt, R. and Cupitt, S. 2008. Another recent specimen of the Night Parrot Pezoporus occidentalis from western Queensland. Australian Field Ornithology 25: 67-75.

Davis, R. A.; Metcalf, B. M. 2008. The Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) in northern Western Australia: a recent sighting from the Pilbara region. Emu 108(3): 233-236.

Garnett, S. T.; Szabo, J. K.; Dutson, G. 2011. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood.

Higgins, P. J. 1999. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds: parrots to dollarbirds. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.

McDougall, A.; Porter, G.; Mostert, M.; Cupitt, R.; Cupitt, S.; Joseph, L.; Murphy, S.; Janetzki, H.; Gallagher, A.; Burbidge, A. 2009. Another piece in an Australian ornithological puzzle - a second Night Parrot is found dead in Queensland. Emu 109: 198-203.

Murphy, S. 2015. Shining a light: The research unlocking the secrets of the mysterious Night Parrot. Australian Birdlife 4(30-35).

Murphy, S. 2016. Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) Research Plan Annual Report 2015. Map IT, Yungaburra, Queensland.

Murphy. S. 2014. Night Parrot (Pezoporus occidentalis) Research Plan. Report by Fortescue Metals Group. Commonwealth Department of Environment, Canberra.

TSSC. 2016. Conservation Advice Pezoporus occidentalis night parrot. Threatened Species Scientific Committee. Commonwealth Department of Environment, Canberra.

Further resources

Australian Govt - Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000 - Recovery Outline

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pezoporus occidentalis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/11/2019.