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  • BirdLife International 2013. Gorsachius magnificus
  • Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9. Downloaded from
  • Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright. 2006. Birds of the World: Recommended English Names
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  • Orrell T. (custodian) (2015). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Mar 2015). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th August 2015 (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
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  • 郑作新等, 中国动物志.鸟纲第一卷.潜鸟目.鸊鷉目.鹱形目.鹈形目.鹳形目,中国动物志.鸟纲第一卷.潜鸟目.鸊鷉目.鹱形目.鹈形目.鹳形目, 1997.
  • 郑作新等, 鸟纲 第一卷 第一部 中国鸟纲绪论 第二部 潜鸟目 鹳形目,鸟纲 第一卷 第一部 中国鸟纲绪论 第二部 潜鸟目 鹳形目, 1997: 1-199.


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