LC
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus



References

del Hoyo, J.; Elliot, A.; Sargatal, J. 1992. Handbook of the Birds of the World, Vol. 1: Ostrich to Ducks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Lee, D.S.; Walsh-McGehee, M. 2000. Population estimates, conservation concerns, and management of tropicbirds in the Western Atlantic. Carribean Journal of Science 36(3-4): 267-279.

Madeiros, J. 2011. Breeding Success and Status of White-tailed Tropicbird (Bermuda Longtail) Phaethon lepturus catsbyii at Ten Locations on the Island of Bermuda 2009 to 2011. Bermuda Government, Department of Conservation Services, Terrestrial Conservation.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources. 2012. Longtail Igloos. Available at: https://environment.bm/longtail-igloos/. (Accessed: 10/07/2018).

Further resources

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Phaethon lepturus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019.