South Georgia Pipit Anthus antarcticus


Bird, J.P., Martin, R., Akçakaya, H.R., Gilroy, J., Burfield, I.J., Garnett, S.G., Symes, A., Taylor, J., ?ekercio?lu, Ç.H. and Butchart, S.H.M. 2020. Generation lengths of the world’s birds and their implications for extinction risk. Conservation Biology 34(5): 1252-1261. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13486.

IUCN. 2021. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-3. Available at: (Accessed: 09 December 2021).

Martin, A. R. & Richardson, M.G. 2017. Rodent eradication scaled up: clearing rats and mice from South Georgia. Oryx 53(1): 27-35.

McIntosh, E. & Walton, D. W. H. 2000. Environmental Management Plan for South Georgia.

Prince, P. A. & Croxall, J. P. 1983. Birds of South Georgia: new records and re-evaluations of status. British Antarctic Survey Bulletin 59: 15-27.

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Anthus antarcticus. Downloaded from on 03/07/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 03/07/2022.