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8.12: Bibliography

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    BirdLife International 2018a. Crithagra concolor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T22720310A128249895. 895.en

    BirdLife International 2018b. Lanius newtoni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T22705080A131390093. 093.en

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    Ceballos, G., P.R. Ehrlich, A.D. Barnosky, et al. 2015. Accelerated modern human-induced species losses: Entering the sixth mass extinction. Science Advances 1: e1400253.

    Ceballos, G., P.R. Ehrlich, and R. Dirzo. 2017. Biological annihilation via the ongoing sixth mass extinction signaled by vertebrate population losses and declines. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114: E6089–E6096.

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    Channing, A., K.S. Finlow-Bates, S.E. Haarklau, et al. 2006. The biology and recent history of the Critically Endangered Kihansi Spray Toad Nectophrynoides asperginis in Tanzania. Journal of East African Natural History 95: 117–38.[117:TBARHO]2.0.CO;2

    Chiyo, P.I., V. Obanda, and D.K. Korir. 2015. Illegal tusk harvest and the decline of tusk size in the African elephant. Ecology and Evolution 5: 5216–29.

    Clarke, G.P., N.D. Burgess, F.M. Mbago, et al. 2011. Two ‘extinct’ trees rediscovered near Kilwa, Tanzania. Journal of East African Natural History 100: 133–40.

    Contu, S. 2013. Cyperus chionocephalus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T44393328A44490119.

    Courchamp, F., T. Clutton-Brock, and B. Grenfell. 2000. Multipack dynamics and the Allee effect in the African wild dog, Lycaon pictus. Animal Conservation 3: 277–85.

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    Cumming, D.H.M. 2007. Of elephants, predators, and plants in protected areas: A case of classic trophic cascades. Paper presented in Symposium: Sharing the range: Elephants, people and biological conservation in Africa. SCB Annual Meeting, 1–5 July, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

    Dalton, D.L., E. Vermaak, H.A. Smit-Robinson, et al. 2016. Lack of diversity at innate immunity Toll-like receptor genes in the Critically Endangered White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi). Scientific Reports 6: 36757.

    Davies-Mostert H.T., and M. Gusset. 2013. Restoring African wild dogs in South Africa: A managed metapopulation approach. WAZA Magazine 14: 41–44

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    Durant, S., N. Mitchell, A. Ipavec, et al. 2017. The global decline of cheetah Acinonyx jubatus and what it means for conservation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114: 528–33.

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    Grobler, J.P., I. Rushworth, J.S. Brink, et al. 2011. Management of hybridization in an endemic species: Decision making in the face of imperfect information in the case of the black wildebeest—Connochaetes gnou. European Journal of Wildlife Research 57: 997–1006.

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