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Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) Fact Sheet: Bibliography & Resources


BirdLife International. 2016. Podargus strigoides. The IUCN red list of threatened species [Internet]. Version 2018.2; e.T22689580A93237832; [species assessed 2016 Oct 01; page accessed 2019 Feb 06]. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22689580A93237832.en.

Department of the Environment. 2019. About the EPBC Act [Internet]. Canberra: Department of the Environment (Australian Government); [accessed 2019 Feb 15].

Gill F, Donsker D, editors. 2019. IOC world bird list, master list [ver. 9.1]; [updated 20 Jan 2019; accessed 06 Feb 2019]. doi:10.14344/IOC.ML.9.1.

Gould J. 1840. The birds of Australia. London: R. and J. E. Taylor; [accessed 2019 Feb 15]. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.105698.

Holyoak DT. 2019. Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides). In: del Hoyo J, Elliott A, Sargatal J, Christie DA, de Juana E, editors. Handbook of the birds of the world alive. Barcelona (Spain): Lynx Edicions; [accessed 2019 Feb 06].

ITIS (Integrated Taxonomic Information System) [Internet database]. 2019. Podargus strigoides. TSN 555510; [accessed 2019 Feb 06].

Kaplan G. 2018. Tawny Frogmouth. 2nd ed. Clayton, Victoria: CSIRO Publishing.

Körtner G, Brigham RM, Geiser F. 2000. Winter torpor in a large bird. Nature. 407(6802):318. doi:10.1038/35030297.

Körtner G, Brigham RM, Geiser F. 2001. Torpor in free‐ranging Tawny Frogmouths (Podargus strigoides). Physiol Biochem Zool. 74(6):789–797. doi:10.1086/324097.

Körtner G, Geiser F. 1999a. Roosting behaviour of the Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides). J Zool. 248(4):501–507. doi:10.1017/S0952836999008092.

Körtner G, Geiser F. 1999b. Nesting behaviour and juvenile development of the Tawny Frogmouth Podargus strigoides. Emu. 99(3):212–217. doi:10.1071/MU99024.

Marchant S, Higgins PJ, editors. 1999. Podargus strigoides Tawny Frogmouth. In: Handbook of Australian, New Zealand & Antarctic birds. Vol. 4: parrots to dollarbird. Melbourne (Australia): Oxford University Press. p. 965–983.

Rae S. 2017. Breeding success of Tawny Frogmouths in relation to rainfall. Canberra Bird Notes. 42(2):140–145.

Rose AB, Eldridge RH. 1997. Diet of the Tawny Frogmouth Podargus strigoides in eastern New South Wales. Aust Bird Watch. 17:25–33.

UNEP. 2019. Species+ [online database]. Nairobi, Kenya: UNEP [compiled by UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, UK]; [accessed 2019 Feb 06].

Weaving MJ, White JG, Isaac B, Rendall AR, Cooke R. 2016. Adaptation to urban environments promotes high reproductive success in the tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides), an endemic nocturnal bird species. Landsc Urban Plan. 150:87–95. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2016.03.001.

ZIMS (Zoological Information Management System). 2019. [updated 2018 Dec 01; accessed 2019 Feb 06].

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Head of a Tawny Frogmouth

Head of a Tawny Frogmouth.

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