Sao Tome Short-tail Amaurocichla bocagii


Atkinson, P.; Peet, N.; Alexander, J. 1991. The status and conservation of the endemic bird species of Sao Tomé and Príncipe, West Africa. Bird Conservation International 1: 255-282.

Christy, P.; Clarke, W.V. 1998. Guide des Oiseaux de Sao Tome et Principe. ECOFAC, Sao Tome.

Dallimer, M.; King, T.; Atkinson, R. J. 2009. Pervasive threats within a protected area: conserving the endemic birds of São Tomé, West Africa. Animal Conservation 12(3): 209-219.

Dallimer, M.; King, T.; Atkinson, R.J. 2003. A high altitude sighting of the São Tomé short-tail Amaurocichla bocagei. Malimbus 25: 101-103.

Maia, H.A.; Alberto, A.C. 2009. The occurrence of São Tomé Short-tail Amaurocichla bocagei and Newton's Fiscal Lanius newtoni. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 129(4): 213-216.

Olmos, F.; Turshak, L.G. 2010. Bird observations from São Tomé: Monte Carmo as a priority conservation site. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 17(1): 54-65.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Amaurocichla bocagii. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.