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San Cristobal Mockingbird Mimus melanotis



References

Cody, M. and Sharpe, C.J. 2016. San Cristobal Mockingbird (Nesomimus melanotis). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. and de Juana, E. (eds), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Cody, M. L. 2004. Family Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers). In: del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Christie, D.A. (ed.), Handbook of birds of the world, pp. 448-495. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Collar, N. J.; Butchart, S. H. M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Curry, R. L. 1989. Geographic variation in social organization of Galapagos mockingbirds: ecological correlates of group territoriality and co-operative breeding. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 25: 147-160.

Gottdenker, N. L.; Walsh, T.; Vargas, H.; Merkel, J.; Jimenez, G. U.; Miller, R.E.; Dailey, M.; Parker, P. G. 2005. Assessing the risks of introduced chickens and their pathogens to native birds in the Galapagos Archipelago. Biological Conservation 126: 429-439.

Jackson, M. H. 1985. Galapagos: a natural history guide. Calgary University Press, Calgary, Canada.

Peck, S. B.; Heraty, J.; Landry, B.; Sinclair, B. J. 1998. Introduced insect fauna of an oceanic archipelago: the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. American Entomologist 44: 218-237.

Sibley, C.G.; Monroe, B.L. 1990. Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Vargas, H. 1996. What is happening with the avifauna of Sab Cristobal? Notícias de Galápagos: 23-24.

Vargas, H.; Bensted-Smith, R. 2000. Past and present ornithology in Galápagos. In: Sitwell, N.; Baert, L.; Cuppois, G. (ed.), Proceedings of the Symposium: Science and Conservation in Galápagos, pp. 47-52. l'Institut Royal des Siences Naturelles de Belgique, Brussels.

Whiteman, N. K.; Goodman, S.J.; Sinclair, B.J.; Walsh, T.; Cunningham, A. A.; Kramer, L.D.; Parker, P. G. 2005. Establishment of the avian disease vector Culex quinquefasciatus Say, 1823 (Diptera: Culicidae) on Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. Ibis 147: 844-847.

Wiedenfeld, D. A.; Jiménez, G. A.; Fessl, B.; Kleindorfer, S.; Valerezo, J. C. 2007. Distribution of the introduced parasitic fly Philornis downsi (Diptera, Muscidae) in the Galapagos Islands. Pacific Conservation Biology 13: 14-19.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Mimus melanotis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019.