West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea


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

Collar, N. J.; Gonzaga, L. P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L. G.; Parker, T. A.; Wege, D. C. 1992. Threatened birds of the Americas: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Neelin, J. D.; Münnich, M.; Su, H.; Meyerson, J. E.; Holloway, C. E. 2006. Tropical drying trends in global warming models and observations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103(16): 6110-6115.

Ottenwalder, J. A. 1997. Situación actual y conservación de la Yaguaza Antillana (Dendrocygna arborea) en la República Dominicana. Pitirre 10: 2-10.

Raffaele, H., Wiley, J., Garrido, O., Keith, A., and Raffaele, J. 1998. Birds of the West Indies. Christopher Helm, London.

Sorenson, L. G. 1997. Update on the West Indian Whistling-duck and Wetlands Conservation Project. Pitirre 10: 108-109.

Sorenson, L. G.; Bradley, P.E.; Sutton, A.H. 2004. The West Indian Whistling-duck and Wetlands Conservation Project: a model for species and wetlands conservation and education. Journal of Caribbean Ornithology 17(Special issue): 72-80.

Staus, N. 2005. West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea. In: Kear, J. (ed.), Ducks, Geese and Swans, pp. 197-199. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Staus, N. L. 1997. West Indian Whistling-duck Action Plan.

Staus, N. L. 1998. Behaviour and natural history of the West Indian Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna arborea on Long Island, Bahamas. Wildfowl 49: 194-206.

Staus, N. L. 1998. Habitat use and home range of West Indian Whistling-Ducks. Journal of Wildlife Management 62: 171-178.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

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Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Dendrocygna arborea. Downloaded from on 14/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 14/11/2019.