Corpus ID: 169286363

Ongoing illicit trade of Sumatran Laughingthrush Garrulax bicolor : one-year market monitoring in Medan, North Sumatra

@inproceedings{Buina2018OngoingIT,
  title={Ongoing illicit trade of Sumatran Laughingthrush Garrulax bicolor : one-year market monitoring in Medan, North Sumatra},
  author={Tom{\'a}{\vs} Bu{\vs}ina and N. Pasaribu and M. Kouba},
  year={2018}
}
  • Tomáš Bušina, N. Pasaribu, M. Kouba
  • Published 2018
  • Geography
  • Many Indonesian birds are severely threatened or already at the brink of extinction due to the flourishing illicit bird trade. One such species is the Sumatran Laughingthrush Garrulax bicolor , endemic to Sumatra. From March 2015 to February 2016 we assessed the extent of trade of Sumatran Laughingthrushes by recording monthly turnovers from the six most prominent bird vendors in Medan’s Jalan Bintang market. In total, 2610 wild-caught individuals were traded, despite a considerable decline in… CONTINUE READING
    7 Citations

    Tables from this paper

    Gastrointestinal Parasites In Fecal Samples Of Sumatran Laughingthrush (GARRULAX BICOLOR) From Bird Markets, Medan City, North Sumatra
    • Markus Mangantar, Pardamean Sianturi, Adrian Hartanto, Adetia Arjuna Girsang
    • 2020
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Trade and conservation efforts involving the Sumatran Laughingthrush Garrulax bicolor in Indonesia
    • Highly Influenced

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 26 REFERENCES
    Nothing to laugh about – the ongoing illegal trade in laughingthrushes (Garrulax species) in the bird markets of Java, Indonesia
    • 16
    • Highly Influential
    Observations on trade in laughingthrushes ( Garrulax spp.) in North Sumatra, Indonesia
    • 22
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Measuring the impact of the pet trade on Indonesian birds
    • 53
    • PDF
    The live bird trade in Brazil and its conservation implications: an overview
    • 102
    • PDF
    A Silent Morning: The Songbird Trade in Kalimantan, Indonesia
    • 10
    • PDF