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BirdLife International (2000) Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International.

BOEDTS, Br. (2014) Observations ornithologiques aux environs d’Antananarivo, Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 21(1) pp 72-81. 

BOEDTS, Br. (2010) Photospot: Observations du Faucon concolore Falco concolor dans les environs d’Antananarivo, Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 17(2) pp 220-224.

BRADT, H. (9 July 2005) The Complete Guide to Madagascar. The Independent Traveller section of the the UK Independent newspaper pp 16-18.

COHEN, C., SPOTTISWOODE, C. & ROSSOUW, J. (2006) Southern African Birdfinder: where to find 1,400 birds in southern Africa and Madagascar. Struik Publishers. 

FISHPOOL, L.D.C. and EVANS M.I. editors (2001) Important Bird Areas in Africa and Associated Islands: Priority sites for conservation. Newbury and Cambridge, UK. Pisces Publications and BirdLife International (BirdLife Conservation Series No.11). The Madagascar chapter is by PROJECT ZICOMA pages 489 - 537.

GARDNER, C.J. and JASPER, L.D. (2014) Northward range extension for Littoral Rock Thrush Monticola imerinus in south-west Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 21(1) pp 89-90. 

GARDNER, C.J. and JASPER, L.D. (2011) Status of Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica in south-west Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 18(2) pp 207-210.

HAMPE, A. (1998) Field studies on the Black Parrot Coracopsis nigra in Western Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 5(2) pp 108-113.

HAWKINS, F., SAFFORD, R., DUCKWORTH, W. & EVANS, M. (1997) Field Identification and Status of the Sunbird Ascities Neodrapanis of Madagascar ABC Bulletin 4(1) pp 36 - 41.

HAWKINS, F., RABENANDRASANA, M., VIRGINIE, M.C., MANESE, R.O., MULDER, R., ELLIS, E.R. & RAMARIASON, R. (1998) Field Observations of the Red-shouldered Vanga Calicus rufocarpalis: a newly described Malagasy endemic ABC Bulletin 5(1) pp 30 - 32.

KOENIG, P. (2009) Premiere mention du Traquet motteux Oenanthe Oenanthe pour Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 16(2) p 223.

KOENIG, P. (2012) Une importante colonie d'Ardéidés et de Threskiornithidés dans l'estuaire de la Loza au nord-ouest de Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 19(1) pp 39-41.

LANGRAND, O. & von BECHTOLSHEIM, M. (2009) Second record of Wattled Starling Creatophora cinerea in Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 16(2) pp 217-218.

LINDERS, T.E.W. & LANGRAND, O. (2013) First record of House Crow Corvus splendens for Madagascar - potential impacts and suggested management of an invasive bird species. ABC Bulletin 21(2) pp 216-219.

MILLS, M.S.L. and ROGERSON, M. (2013) How to see Madagascar Pochard Aythya innotata, the world’s rarest duck. ABC Bulletin 20(2) pp 210-215. 

MORRIS, P. and HAWKINS, F. (1998) Some comments on the identification of six Madagascar raptors. ABC Bulletin 5(2) pp 114-119.

MUSTOE, S.H., CAPPER, D.R., LOWEN, J.C. LEADLEY, J.D. and RAKOTOMALALA, D. (1998) Zomibtse-Vohibasia: a new national park in south-west Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 5(1) pp 39-45.

MWEMA, M. and RAZAFINDRAJAO, F. (2006) First Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens sightings in Madagascar since 1960. ABC Bulletin 13(1) pp 86-87.

RATSARALASY, M.A. (2015) New information on the nest and eggs of Long-billed Tetraka Bernieria madagascariensis. ABC Bulletin 22(2) pp 209 210.

RAVELOSON, B. and SAFFORD, R. (2012) Photospot: Juvenile Scaly Ground-roller Geobiastes squamiger. ABC Bulletin19(1) pp 79-80.

RAZAFINDRAJAO, F. (2009) Sightings of Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus in the Tsiribihina Delta, west-central Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 16(2) pp 221-222.

RENE de ROLAND, L-A., THE SEING SAM, RAKOTONDRATSIMA, M.P.H. and THORSTROM, R. (2007) Rediscovery of the Madagascar Pochard Aythya innotata in northern Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 14(2) pp 171-174.

RENE de ROLAND, L-A. and THORSTROM, R. (2009) First record of Torotoroka Scops Owl Otus madagascariensis nesting on the ground. ABC Bulletin 16(1) pp 87-88.

ROLLINSON, D.P. (2015) Rare seabird sightings off north and west Madagascar, January - February 2014. ABC Bulletin 22(2) pp 204 - 208.

RUSH, C. & HODDINOTT, D. (2013) First records of Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis and Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus for Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 21(2) pp 224-225.

SAFFORD, R. (1995) Photospot - Ground Rollers of Madagascar ABC Bulletin 2(2) pp 118 - 119.

SAFFORD, R. (2000) Photospot - Helmet Vanga ABC Bulletin 7(1) p 83.

SINCLAIR I. & LANGRAND O. (1998) Birds of the Indian Ocean Islands, Struik Publishers Ltd., Cape Town.

SOLOHERY RASAMISON, A. and WOOG, F. (2012) First record of Souimanga Sunbird Cinnyris souimanga as a host of Madagascar Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus rochii, at Ankamenabe, Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 19(1) pp 56-58.

TOBIAS, J. & SEDDON, N. (2002) Reading the sand: identifying bird tracks in Madagascar's spiny forest ABC Bulletin 9(1) pp 12 - 16.

VAN ESBROECK, J. (2006) Madagascar Red Owl Tyto soumagnei in Ankarana Special Reserve, Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 13 (2) pp 205-206.

WOOG, F. (2008) Madagascar Swamp Warbler Acrocephalus newtoni far from a swamp. ABC Bulletin 15(1) pp. 85-87.

WOOG, F. (2012) Persistence of a dark form of Madagascar Magpie Robin Copsychus albospecularis in central-east Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 19(1) pp 33-38.

YAMAGISHI, S., MASUDA, T. & RAKOTOMANANA H. (1997) A field guide to the birds of Madagascar (written in Japanese and Malagasy) published in Tokyo by Kaiyusha.

YOUNG, H. Gl. and RAZAFINDRAJAO, F. (2006) Lake Bedo - a little-known wetland hotspot in Madagascar. ABC Bulletin 13(1) pp 91-95.

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