White-headed Steamerduck Tachyeres leucocephalus


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Garcia-Borboroglu, P.; Reyes, L.M.; Giaccardi, M.; Paura, F.; Boersma, P.D.; Góngora, M.E.; Fratto, V. 2015. The new UNESCO Blue Patagonia Biosphere Reserve benefits seabirds in Argentina. World Seabird Congress II. 25-30 October. Cape Town, Sudáfrica.

Imberti, S. 2003. Notes on the distribution and natural history of some birds in Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego Provinces, Patagonia, Argentina. Cotinga 19: 15-24.

Madge, S.; Burn, H. 1988. Wildfowl. Christopher Helm, London.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Duck Specialist Group

IUCN SSC Threatened Waterfowl Specialist Group

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Tachyeres leucocephalus. Downloaded from on 05/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 05/12/2021.