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Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens



References

del Hoyo, J.; Elliot, A.; Sargatal, J. 1992. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 1: Ostrich to Ducks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

González, A., Jiménez, A., Mugica, L., Acosta, M., García-Lau, I., Castro, R., López, M., José, M., Pérez, A., Hernández, Z. and Aguilar, S. 2016. Current Status of Reddish Egret (Egretta rufescens) in Cuba. Waterbirds 39(1): 1-124.

Green, R.F. 2006. A simpler, more general method of finding the optimal foraging strategy for Bayesian birds. Oikos 112(2): 274-284.

Palacios, E. Amador-Silva, E. S. 2008. Status and breeding distribution of the Reddish Egret in Western Mexico.

Palacios, E., Amador, E. and Green, M.C. 2013. Assessment of the reddish egret population in Yucatan and postbreeding dispersal studies in west Mexico. Unpubl. Report. Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada (CICESE), Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas del Noroeste, Texas State University – San Marcos, La Paz, Baja California Sur.

Further resources

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Egretta rufescens. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/04/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/04/2020.