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Rufous Fishing-owl Scotopelia ussheri



References

Atkinson, P. W.; Koroma, A. P.; Ranft, R.; Rowe, S. G.; Wilkinson, R. 1994. The status, identification and vocalisations of African fishing owls with particular reference to the Rufous Fishing Owl Scotopelia ussheri. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 1(2): 67-72.

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Bützler, W. 1996. Etudes et protection de la biodiversite dans les massifs forestiers de Ziama et de Diecke.

Carr, J.; Hughes, A.; Foden, W. 2014. A Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment of West African Species. UNEP-WCMC technical report.

Collar, N. J.; Stuart, S. N. 1985. Threatened birds of Africa and related islands: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, and International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Cambridge, U.K.

Conway, A.; Hernandez, S.; Carroll, J. P. 2010. Rufous Fishing Owl Scotopelia ussheri camera-trapped at midday near Tiwai Island, Sierra Leone. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 17(1): 90-91.

Demey, R.; Fishpool, L. D. C. 1991. Additions and annotations to the avifauna of Côte d'Ivoire. Malimbus 12: 61-86.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F.; Dowsett, R. J. 2008. Selected notes on birds of Gola Forest and surroundings, Sierra Leone, including three new species for the country. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 15(2): 215-227.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F.; Dowsett, R. J. 2009. Comments on forest reserves visited in eastern Ghana in 2009: wildlife (with special reference to birds) and conservation status.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F.; Dowsett, R. J. 2014. The Birds of Ghana: an atlas and handbook. Tauraco Press, Liège, Belgium.

Gartshore, M. E.; Taylor, P. D.; Francis, I. S. 1995. Forest birds in Côte d'Ivoire. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Gatter, W. 1997. Birds of Liberia. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, UK.

Holbech, L. H. 1996. Faunistic diversity and game production contra human activities in the Ghana high forest zone, with reference to the Western Region.

Klop E.; Lindsell, J. A.; Siaka, A. M. 2010. The birds of Gola Forest and Tiwai Island, Sierra Leone. Malimbus 32: 33-58.

Monticelli, D.; Koroma, A. P.; Bannah, D. 2015. Observations of Rufous Fishing Owl in Sierra Leone. Bull. Afr. Bird Club 22: 183-189.

Willis, S. G.; Foden, W.; Baker, D. J.; Belle, E.; Burgess, N. D.; Carr, J. A.; Doswald, N.; Garcia, R. A.; Hartley, A.; Hof, C.; Newbold, T.; Rahbek, C.; Smith, R. J.; Visconti, P.; Young, B. E.; Butchart, S. H. M. 2015. Integrating climate change vulnerability assessments from species distribution models and trait-based approaches. Biological Conservation 190: 167-178.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Scotopelia ussheri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2019.