Seychelles Magpie-robin Copsychus sechellarum


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BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Copsychus sechellarum. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/seychelles-magpie-robin-copsychus-sechellarum on 29/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/09/2023.