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Southern Bald Ibis Geronticus calvus



References

Barnes, K. N. 2000. The Eskom Red Data Book of birds of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. BirdLife South Africa, Johannesburg.

Boshoff, A. and van Niekerk, M. 2007. Is the Southern Bald Ibis Geronticus calvus re-colonising the North-eastern Cape, South Africa? Bee-eater 58(4): 62-64.

Colyn, R. B.; Henderson, K. L.; Smit-Robinson, H. A. In prep. The status, distribution and breeding success of Southern Bald Ibis Geronticus calvus in Southern Africa.

Henderson, K. L. 2015. Southern Bald Ibis Geronticus calvus. In: Taylor, M. R.; Peacock, F.; Wanless, R. M. (ed.), The 2015 Eskom Red Data Book of Birds of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland, pp. 225-226. BirdLife South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa.

van Rooyen, C. 2005. Bald Ibis: interactions with powerlines. Endangered Wildlife 54: 47-48.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Stork, Ibis and Spoonbill Specialist Group

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Geronticus calvus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2021.