West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea


Carboneras, C.; Kirwan, G. M. 2019. West Indian Whistling-duck (Dendrocygna arborea). Barcelona, Spain Available at: https://www.hbw.com/node/52800. (Accessed: 15/04/2019).

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

González Alonso, H., Rodríguez, L., Rodríguez, A., Mancina, C.A. and Ramos, I. 2012. Libro Rojo de los Vertebrados de Cuba. Editorial Academia, La Habana.

Goodman, N. S.; Eitniear, J. C.; Anderson, J. T. 2018. Flock size of West Indian Whistling-Ducks (Dendrocygna arborea) in Puerto Rico. The Journal of Caribbean Ornithology 31: 23-25.

IUCN. 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 10 December 2019).

Lawrence, N. 2019. Conserving West Indian Whistling-ducks on Antigua and Barbuda’s Offshore Islands. Final Report. Conservation Leadership Programme.

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.

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

IUCN SSC Duck Specialist Group

IUCN SSC Threatened Waterfowl Specialist Group

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.

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 (2022) Species factsheet: Dendrocygna arborea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2022.