Bibliography used on the Snowy Egret (Egretta thula) in the Birds in the Zoo.

Day Herons
 Black-headed Heron
 Black Heron
 Capped Heron
 Cattle Egret
 Chinese Egret
 Chinese Pond-Heron
 Cocoi Heron
 Dimorphic Heron
 Dusky-gray Heron
 Eastern Reef-Heron
 Goliath Heron
 Gray Heron
 Great Blue Heron
 Great White-bellied Heron
 Great White Egret
 Green Heron
 Indian Pond Heron
 Intermediate Egret
 Javanese Pond-Heron
 Lava Heron
 Little Blue Egret
 Little Egret
 Madagascar Heron
 Madagascar Squacco Heron
 Pied Heron
 Purple Heron
 Reddish Egret
 Red-throated Heron
 Rufous-bellied Heron
 Snowy Egret
 Squacco Heron
 Striated Heron
 Tricolored Heron
 Western Reef-Heron
 Whistling Heron
 White-faced Heron
 White-necked Heron

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Snowy Egret
Egretta thula

On this page are the references which we have used in our studies of the Snowy Egret (Egretta thula). We also include other references for the benefit of those interested in further reading.

American Ornithologists' Union. 1998.
Check-list of North American birds: 7th edition
American Ornithologists' Union. Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 829 pgs.
(ISBN 1-891276-00-X)

Azpiroz, Adrián B. 1997.
Aves del Uruguay: Lista, estatus y distribución
Probides. Rocha, Uruguay. 52 pgs.
(ISBN: 9974-7532-2-8) (Spanish)

Barbour, Thomas. 1923.
The birds of Cuba
Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club. No. VI. Cambridge, Massachusetts. Pgs 28-29.

Beaman, Mark and Steve Madge. 1998.
The Handbook of Bird Identification for Europe and the Western Palearctic
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 868 pgs.
(ISBN 0-691-02726-9, LC: QL690.A1B385 1998)

Bennett, Jason and W. Scott Smithson. 2001.
Feeding Associations Between Snowy Egrets and Red-breasted Mergansers
Waterbirds. Vol 24. No 1. Pgs 125-128.

Bohlen, H. David. 1989.
The birds of Illinois
Indiana University Press. Bloomington and Indianapolis. pgs 13.

Bond, James. 1947.
Field guide to birds of the West Indies
The Macmillan Company. New York. pgs 20-21.

Brzorad, John N., Alan D. Maccarone and Kevin J. Conley. 2004.
Foraging energetics of Great Egrets and Snowy Egrets
Journal of field Ornithology. Vol 75. No 3. Pgs 266-280.

Clements, James F. 2000.
Birds of the World: A Checklist: Fifth Edition.
Ibis Publishing Company. Vista, California. 867 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-934797-16-1)

DeSante, David F. and David G. Ainley. 1980.
The Avifauna of the South Farallon Islands, California
Studies in Avian Biology No. 4. A Publication of the Cooper Ornithological Society.
Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 104 pgs.

De Schauensee, Rodolphe Meyer and William H. Phelps, Jr. 1978.
A guide to the Birds of Venezuela
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 424 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-691-08205-7, LC: QL689.V4D47)

Hancock, James, and James Kushlan. 1984.
The Herons Handbook
Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc. New York, New York. 288 pgs.
(ISBN 0-06-015331-8)

Hilty, Steven L. and William L. Brown. 1986.
A guide to the Birds of Colombia
Princeton University Press. Princeton. New Jersey. 836 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-691-08371-1 and 0-691-08372-X)

Howard, Richard and Alick Moore. 1991.
A complete checklist of the birds of the world. Second Edition.
Academic Press. San Diego, California. Pgs 13-15.
(ISBN 0-12-356910-9)

Howell, Steve N. G. and Sophie Webb. 1995.
A guide to the birds of Mexico and Northern Central America
Oxford University Press. Oxford, New York, Tokyo. 851 pgs.
(ISBN: 0 19 854013 2 and 0 19 854012 4)

Kasner, Andrew C. and Thomas P. Dixon. 2003.
Aerial Foraging Over Open Water by Great Egrets and Snowy Egrets on Schooling Freshwater Fish
Wilson Bulletin. Vol 115. No 2. Pgs 199-200.

Koepcke, Maria. 1970.
The Birds of the Department of Lima, Peru
Livingston Publishing Company. Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. 144 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-87098-029-7)

Maccarone, Alan D. and John N. Brzorad. 2002.
Foraging Patterns of Breeding Egrets at Coastal and Interior Locations
Waterbirds. Vol 25. No 1. Pgs 1-7.

Martínez, Carlos. 2004.
Food and Niche Overlap of the Scarlet Ibis and the Yellow-crowned Night Heron in a Tropical Mangrove Swamp
Waterbirds. Vol 27. No 1. pgs 1-8.

Master, Terry L., John K. Leiser, Karen A. Bennett, Jennifer K. Bretsch and Heather J. Wolfe. 2005.
Patch Selection by Snowy Egrets
Waterbirds. Vol 28. No 2. Pgs 220-224.

Olrog, Claës Chr. 1968.
Las Aves Sudamericanas: Una guía de campo
Tomo Primero ( Pingüinos - Pájaros Carpinteros )
Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. Fundación - Instituto “Miguel Lillo”. Argentina. 505 pgs. (Spanish)

Peterson, Roger Tory and Edward L. Chalif. 1998.
Aves de México: Guía de Campo: Identificación de todas las especies encontradas en México, Guatemala, Belice y El Salvador
Editorial Diana. México, D.F., México. 3a Impresión. 473 pgs más 87 láminas
(ISBN: 968-13-1282-1) (Spanish)

Pratt, H. Douglas, Phillip L. Bruner, and Delwyn G. Berrett. 1987.
A field guide to the birds of Hawaii and the Tropical Pacific
Hawaii Audubon Society. Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. Página 88.
(ISBN 0-691-08402-5 and 0-691-02399-9)

Pyle, Peter and R. Philip Henderson. 1991.
The Birds of Southeast Farallon Islands: Occurrence and Seasonal Distribution of Migratory Species
Western Birds. Vol 22. No 2. Pgs 41-84.

Rand, Austin L. and E. Thomas Gilliard. 1968.
Handbook of New Guinea Birds
The Natural History Press. Garden City, New York. Página 44.

Rosenberg, Kenneth V., Robert D. Ohmart, William C. Hunter, and Bertin W. Anderson. 1991.
Birds of the Lower Colorado River Valley
The University of Arizona Press. The Arizona Board of Regents. Tucson, Arizona. pgs 129-130.
(ISBN 0-8165-1174-8)

Shuford, W. David, Gary W. Page, Jules G. Evens and Lynne E. Stenzel. 1989.
Seasonal Abundance of Waterbirds at Point Reyes: A Coastal California Prespective
Western Birds. Vol 20. No 4. Pgs 137-265.

Sick, Helmut. 1993.
Birds in Brazil
Translated to English from Portuguese by William Belton
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 703 pgs más 46 láminas.
(ISBN: 0-691-08569-2)

Stiles, Gary F. and Alexander F. Skutch. 1989.
A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica
Comstock Publishing Associates. Ithaca, New York. 511 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-8014-2287-6 and 0-8014-9600-4)

Stockton de Dod, Annabelle. 1981.
Guía de Campo para las Aves de la República Dominicana
Editora Horizontes de América, Santo Domingo, República Dominicana. Pg 33. (Spanish)

Stotz, Douglas F., John W. Fitzpatrick, Theodore A. Parker III and Debra K. Moskovits. 1996.
Neotropical Birds: Ecology and Conservation
The University of Chicago Press. Chicago and London. 478 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-226-77629-8 and 0-226-77630-1, LC: QL685.7.N46 1996)

Vigil, Carlos. 1977.
Aves Argentinas y Sudamericanas. Segunda edición
Editorial Atlántida. Buenos Aires, República Argentina. 360 pgs. (Spanish)

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