White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata


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Choudhury, A. 2000. The birds of Assam. Gibbon Books and WWF-India, Guwahati, India.

Choudhury, A. 2007. White-winged Duck Cairina (=Asacornis) scutulata and Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus: two new country records for Bhutan. Forktail: 153-155.

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

Das, N.; Deori,S. 2011. Occurrence of White-winged Wood Duck (Cairina scutulata) in forest ecology of Nameri National Park, Assam (India). Tigerpaper 38: 8-16.

Green, A. J. 1993a. The biology of the White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata. Forktail: 65-82.

Green, A. J. 1993b. Status and habitat of the White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata. Bird Conservation International 3: 119-144.

Green, A. J.; Hughes, B.; Callaghan, D. 2005. White-winged Duck Cairina scutulata. In: Kear, J. (ed.), Ducks, geese and swans. Volume 2, pp. 455-459. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Kivi, R. 2010. Species Spotlight: White Winged Duck. web page. Available at: http://www.brighthub.com/environment/science-environmental/articles/15474.aspx. (Accessed: 01/08/2013).

MacKenzie, M. J. S.; Kear, J. 1976. The White-winged Wood Duck. Wildfowl 27: 5-17.

Sylvan Heights Bird Park. White-winged Wood Duck Breeding Program . web page. Available at: http://shwpark.com/white-winged-wood-duck-breeding-program.html. (Accessed: 01/08/2013).

Tordoff, A. W.; Appleton, T.; Eames, J. C.; Eberhardt, K.; Htin Hla; Khin Ma Ma Thwin; Sao Myo Zaw; Sein Myo Aung. 2007. Avifaunal surveys in the lowlands of Kachin State, Myanmar, 2003-2005. Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society 55(2): 235-306.

Yahya, H. S. A. 1994a. A Survey of the White-winged Wood Duck, Carina scutulata in India. IWRB TWRG Newsletter 5: 7-8.

Yahya, H. S. A. 1994b. Status of the White-winged Wood Duck Cairina scutulata and its conservation priorities in India. British Ecological Society Bulletin 25: 17-22.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Duck Specialist Group

IUCN SSC Threatened Waterfowl Specialist Group

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Asarcornis scutulata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023.