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Protea Canary Crithagra leucoptera



References

Clement, P.; Sharpe. C. J. 2017. Protea Canary (Crithagra leucoptera). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (ed.), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, pp. (retrieved from http://www.hbw.com/node/61324 on 15 August 2017). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Huntley, B.; Barnard, P. 2012. Potential impacts of climatic change on southern African birds of fynbos and grassland biodiversity hotspots. Diversity and Distributions 18: 769-781.

Lee, A. T. K.; Barnard, P. 2014. Aspects of the ecology and morphology of the protea seedeater, Crithagra leucopterus, a little-known Fynbos endemic. African Zoology 49(2): 295-300.

Lee, A. T. K.; Barnard, P. 2015. Endemic birds of the Fynbos biome: a conservation assessment and impacts of climate change. Bird Conservation International 26: 52-68.

Lee, A.; Barnard, P.; Altwegg, R. 2017. Estimating conservation metrics from atlas data: the case of southern African endemic birds. Bird Conservation International early view: DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0959270916000307.

Taylor. M. R.; Peacock, F.; Wanless, R. M. 2015. The 2015 Eskom Red Data Book of Birds of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. BirdLife South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Turpie, J. K.; Marais, C.; Blignaut, J. N. 2008. The working for water programme: Evolution of a payments for ecosystem services mechanism that addresses both poverty and ecosystem service delivery in South Africa. Ecological Economics 65(4): 788-798.

van Wilgen, N. J.; Goodall, V.; Holness, S.; Chown, S. L.; McGeoch, M. A. 2016. Rising temperatures and changing rainfall patterns in South Africa's national parks. International Journal of Climatology 36: 706-721.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Crithagra leucoptera. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2021.