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Shelley's Crimson-wing (Cryptospiza shelleyi)

Origin : AFRICA

Region : DRC/Rwanda/Burundi/Uganda

Estimated Population : 10000-2500-down

Class : Vulnerable

Page Reference : 596

Alternative Name :


Visual courtesy This Shelley's crimsonwing was trapped in February 2008 during a bird survey of Mount Tshiaberimu, an annex of the Virunga National Park in DR Congo, by the Gorilla Organization www.gorillas.org
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Book References
Authors Year Published Book Title Publisher ISBN No.
Brickell, N. & Konigkramer, T. (Eds)  1997 African Birds in Field & Aviary  ARU KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa   0620 21438 4
Clement, P., Harris, A. & Davis, J  1993 Finches & Sparrows - An Identification Guide (Colour Illustration)  Russel Friedman Books, Cape Town, South Africa  0 958 3223 4 1
Fry,C.H & Keith,S   2004 The Birds of Africa Volume 7 (Colour Illustration)  Chistopher Helm , London  0 7136 6531 9
Mackworth-Praed, C.W. & Grant, C.H.B.  1973 African Handbook of Birds Series 3, Volume 2, Birds of West-Central & Western Africa  Longman's Green & Co. Ltd, UK  0 582 03114 1
Multiple Authors  2000 Threatened Birds of the World  Barcelona & Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicious and Birdlife International  0946888396 UK 84 87334 288 Spain
Restall, R.L.  1975 Finches and Other Seedeating Birds  Faber & Faber, London  0 5711 0353 7
Sinclair, I. & Ryan, P.  2003 A Comprehensive Illustrated Field Guide - Birds of Africa south of the Sahara (Colour Illustration)  Struik Publishers, Cape Town, South Africa  1 86872 857 9
 

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