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Black Swan
Cygnus atratus

On this page are the references which we have used in our studies of the Black Swan (Cygnus atratus). We also include other references for the benefit of those interested in further reading.

Albertsen, John O. and Yuji Kanazawa. 2002.
Numbers and Ecology of Swans Wintering in Japan
Waterbirds. Vol 25. Special Publication No. 1. Proceedings of the Fourth International Swan Symposium. Pgs 74-85.

Batt, Bruce D. J., Alan D. Afton, Michael G. Anderson, C. Davison Ankney, Douglas H. Johnson, John A. Kadlec, and Gary L. Krapu. 1992.
Ecology and Management of Breeding Waterfowl
University of Minnesota Press. Minneapolis and London. 635 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-8166-2001-6)

Beehler, Bruce M., Thane K. Pratt, and Dale A. Zimmerman. 1986.
Birds of New Guinea
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. Pg 70.
(ISBN 0-691-02394-8)

Chapman, A., and J. A. K. Lane. 1997.
Waterfowl usage of wetlands in the south-east arid interior of Western Australia 1992-1993
The Emu. Vol. 97. pgs 51-59.

Dickinson, Edward C. (Editor). 2003.
The Howard & Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. Third Edition.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey. 1039 pgs. (ISBN: 0-691-11701-2)

Dunkel, Ulrich. 1970.
Vida Animal: el Brehm ilustrado: Tomo Segundo
Plaza & Janés, S.A. España. 464 pgs. (Spanish)

Editorial Ramón Sopena, S.A. 1973.
Zoología Pintoresca
Editorial Ramón Sopena, S.A. Barcelona, España. Pg 374. (Spanish)

Falla, R. A., R. B. Sibson and E. G. Turbott. 1966.
A field guide to the birds of New Zealand and outlying islands
Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston. 256 pgs.

Guiler, E. R. 1970.
The use of breeding sites by black swans in Tasmania
The Emu. Journal of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union.
March. Vol. 70, Part 1. pgs 3-8.

Hanzak, J. 1972.
Gran Enciclopedia Ilustrada de las Aves
Traducción de Elizabeth Eckstein E. Revisión de J. Racenis. Círculo de Lectores.
Lectura. Caracas, Venezuela. Pg 97. (Spanish)

Heather, Barrie and Hugh Robertson. 1997.
The field guide to the birds of New Zealand
Oxford University Press. Oxford, New York, Tokyo. 432 pgs.
(ISBN: 0 19 850146 3 & 0 19 850145 5)

Johnsgard, Paul A. 1965.
Handbook of Waterfowl Behavior
Comstock Publishing Associates. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York. 378 pgs.

Johnsgard, Paul A. 1978.
Ducks, Geese, and Swans of the World
University of Nebraska Press. Lincoln and London. 404 pgs.
(ISBN 8-8032-0953-3)

Madge, Steve and Hilary Burn. 1988.
Waterfowl: an identification guide to the ducks, geese, and swans of the world.
Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston, Massachusetts. 298 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-395-46727-6)

Price, A. Lindsay. 1994.
Swans of the world: In nature, history, myth & art
Council Oak Books. Tulsa, Oklahoma. 195 pgs.
(ISBN 0-933031-81-5)

Pizzey, Graham. 1980.
Birds of Australia
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. pgs 66, 413.
(ISBN 0-691-08277-4 & 0-691-08483-1)

Scott, Dafila. 1995.
Voyageur Press, Inc. Stillwater, Minnesota, USA. 72 pg.
(ISBN Number: 0-89658-320-1)

Scott, Peter. 1972.
The Swans
Michael Joseph. London. 242 pgs.

Soothill, Eric and Peter Whitehead. 1978.
Wildfowl of the World
Blandford Press. Poole, Dorset. 297 pgs.
(ISBN: 0 7137 0863 8)

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