Palau Ground-dove Alopecoenas canifrons


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Engbring, J.; Pratt, H. D. 1985. Endangered birds in Micronesia: their history, status and future prospects. In: Temple, S. A. (ed.), Bird Conservation, pp. 71-105. University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, U.S.A.

Horii, D. 2018. Preliminary Results of DCLE Birds and Bats Monitoring in RISL (Reporting period: October 2017 – March 2018).

Ketebengang, H. and Gupta, A. 2011. State of Palau's Birds 2010: A conservation guide for communities and policymakers. Palau Conservation Society.

Sherley, G. 2001. Bird conservation priorities and a draft avifauna conservation strategy for the Pacific Islands region. South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, Samoa.

Tracewski, L.; Butchart, S.H.M.; Di Marco, M.; Ficetola, G.F.; Rondinini, C.; Symes, A.; Wheatley, H.; Beresford, A.E.; Buchanan, G.M. 2016. Toward quantification of the impact of 21st-century deforestation on the extinction risk of terrestrial vertebrates. Conservation Biology.

VanderWerf, E. A. 2007. 2005 bird surveys in the Republic of Palau: final report.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Alopecoenas canifrons. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2022.