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BARONE, R. & DELGADO, G.  (2002): Observaciones de aves migratorias en la isla de Porto Santo (archipiélago de Madeira), julio y diciembre de 2000. Rev. Acad. Canar. Cienc., 13 (4) [2001] pp 79-86. *Download this paper.

BARONE, R. & DELGADO, G. (2003): Datos de interés sobre las aves nidificantes en la isla de Porto Santo (archipiélago de Madeira). Rev. Acad. Canar. Cienc., 14 (3-4) [2002] pp 219-225. *Download this paper.

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FAGUNDES, C. & ROMANO, H. (2010) First breeding of Eurasian Coot Fulica Atra recorded on Madeira Island (Madeira Archipelago). Bocagiana Museu Municipal do Funchal (História Natural), No 227 pp 1-5. *download this paper

FAGUNDES, I. & NUNES, J. (2003) First record of breeding Moorhen Gallinula Chloropus on the island of Madeira and Porto Santo. Bocagiana Museu Municipal do Funchal No. 211 pp. 1-4. *download this paper here.

FAGUNDES, I., NUNES, J.  & FERREIRA, J. (2008): Atlas das Aves Nidificantes do Parque Ecológico do Funchal. Município do Funchal. Funchal. 115 pp.

FLOOD, B. & A. FISHER (2011): Multimedia Identification Guide to North Atlantic Seabirds. Storm-petrels & Bulwer's Petrel. Pelagic Birds & Birding Multimedia Identification Guides, in association with 212 pp. + 2 DVD.

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JESUS, J., MENEZES, D., GOMES, S., OLIVEIRA, P., NOGALES, M. and BREHM, A. (2009) Phylogenetic relationships of gadfly petrels Pterodroma spp. from the Northeastern Atlantic Ocean: molecular evidence for specific status of Bugio and Cape Verde petrels and implications for conservation. Bird Conservation International 19 pp 199–214.

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SIVERIO, S., TRUJILLO, D. & RAMOS, J.J. (2001) Notes on the distribution of the Madeiran Barn Owl Tyto alba schmitzi. Rev. Acad. Canar. Cienc XIII (No. 4) pp. 199-205. *download this paper here.

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