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  • 1. IUCN Red List (November, 2007) External link.
  • 2. BirdLife International (October, 2008) http://www.birdlife.org External link.
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  • 5. Sinclair, I. (1997) Field Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa. Struik, Cape Town.
  • 6. Warburton, L.S. (2004) The black-cheeked lovebird in Zambia. PsittaScene, 16 (1): 10.
  • 7. Warburton, L.S. and Perrin, M.R. (2006) The black-cheeked lovebird (Agapornis nigrigenis) as an agricultural pest in Zambia. EMU, 106: 321 - 328.
  • BirdLife International 2013. Agapornis nigrigenis
  • 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
  • Collar, N.J. 1997. Genus Agapornis. P. 409-411 in: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., and Sargatal, J., eds. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 4. Sandgrouse to Cuckoos. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright. 2006. Birds of the World: Recommended English Names
  • Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright. 2006. Birds of the World: Recommended English Names. ix + 259
  • Juniper, T. and M. Parr. 1998. Parrots: A Guide to Parrots of the World. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut.
  • Orrell T. (custodian) (2013). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Sept 12). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.


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