Bibliography used on the Ostrich (Struthio camelus) in the Birds in the Zoo.
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Struthio camelus

On this page are the references which we have used in our studies of the Ostrich (Struthio camelus). We also include other references for the benefit of those interested in further reading.

Barlow, Clive and Tim Wacher. 1997.
A field guide to birds of the Gambia and Senegal
Yale University Press. New Haven and London. 400 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-300-07454-9)

Bertram, Brian C. R. 1992.
The Ostrich Communal Nesting System
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 196 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-691-08785-7)

Bonser, Richard H. C. 2001.
The elastic properties of wing and contour feather keratin from the Ostrich Struthio camelus
IBIS. Vol 143. No 1. Pgs 144-145. (ISSN 0019-1019)

Brown, Leslie H, Emil K. Urban and Kenneth Newman. 1982.
The Birds of Africa. Volume I.
Academic Press. London - New York. 521 pgs. (ISBN: 0-12-137301-0)

Clancey, P. A. 1964.
The Birds of Natal and Zululand
Oliver & Boyd. Edinburgh and London. 511 pgs.

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

Cramp, Stanley, et all. 1977.
Handbook of the birds of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa: the birds of the Western Palearctic. Volume 1: Ostrich - Ducks
Oxford University Press. Oxford, London - New York. 722 pgs.
(ISBN: 0-19-857358-8)

del Hoyo, Josep, et al. 1992.
Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume I. Ostrich to Ducks.
Lynx Edicions. Barcelona. Pgs 76-83.
(ISBN 84-87334-10-5)

Dorst, Jean. 1975.
La Vida de las Aves
Ediciones Destino. Barcelona. 797 pgs in two volumes. (ISBN: 84-233-0930-4) (Spanish)

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

Good, A. I, Rev. 1952.
The Birds of French Cameroon: Part 1.
Mémoires de L'Institut Français D'Afrique Noire (Centre du Cameroun). 272 pgs.

Hanzak, J. 1972.
Gran Enciclopedia Ilustrada de las Aves
Traducción de Elizabeth Eckstein E. Revisión de J. Racenis. Círculo de Lectores.
Lectura. Caracas, Venezuela. Pgs 18-21. (Spanish)

Howard, Richard and Alick Moore. 1991.
A complete checklist of the Birds of the World. Second Edition.
Academic Press. San Diego, California. 622 pgs.
(ISBN 0-12-356910-9)

Keffen, R. H. and M. J. F. Jarvis. 1984.
Some measurements relating to ostrich eggs
Ostrich. Vol 55. No 4. Pgs 182-187.

Mackworth-Praed, C. W. and Captain C. H. B. Grant. 1962.
Birds of the Southern Third of Africa
African Handbook of Birds. Serie II, Volumen I.
Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd. Londres. 688 pgs.

Marchant, S., P. J. Higgins, et al. 1990.
Handbook of Australian, New Zealand & Antarctic Birds: Volume 1: Part A: Ratites to Petrels
Oxford University Press. Oxford, Auckland, New York. 735 pgs.
(ISBN 0 19 553261 9)

Pizzey, Graham. 1980.
Birds of Australia
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 460 pgs.
(ISBN 0-691-08277-4 y 0-691-08483-1)

Rodríguez de la Fuente, Félix. 1970.
enciclopedia Salvat de la fauna
Salvat s.a. de ediciones. Pamplona, España. 11 volumes.
(ISBN: 87-7137-248-7) (Spanish)

Salvadori, T. 1895.
Catalogue of the CHENOMORPHÆ (Palamedeæ, phoenicopteri, anseres), CRYPTURI, and RATITÆ in the collection of the British Museum
British Museum (Natural History). London. Vol 27. 636 pgs más 19 láminas.

Shirihai, Hadoram. 1996.
The Birds of Israel
Academic Press Limited. Londres. 692 pgs. (ISBN 0-12-640255-8)

Sibley, Charles G. and Burt L. Monroe, Jr. 1990.
Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World.
Yale University Press. New Haven y Londres. 1111 pgs.
(ISBN 0-300-04969-2)

Sinclair, Ian, Phil Hockey and Warwick Tarboton. 1993.
Ilustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 426 pgs.
(ISBN: 0 691 04469 4)

Zimmerman, Dale A., Donald A. Turner, and David J. Pearson. 1996.
Birds of Kenya and northern Tanzania
Princeton University Press. Princeton, New Jersey. 740 pgs. (ISBN 0-691-02658-0)

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