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Oscaravis olsoni (Arredondo & Arredondo, 2002)

Cuban teratorn, Teratorno Cubano

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Teratornis olsoni Arredondo & Arredondo, 2002

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Cuba

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Arredondo, Oscar and Arredondo, C. (2002). Nueva especie de ave (Falconiformes: Teratornithidae) del Pleistoceno de Cuba.Poeyana 470-475: 15-21.

 

Other references:

Orihuela, Johanset. (2019). An annotated list of late Quaternary extinct birds of Cuba. Ornitología Neotropical 30: 57-67.

Suárez, William. (2020). The fossil avifauna of the tar seeps Las Breas de San Felipe, Matanzas, Cuba. Zootaxa 4780(1): 1-53. [Abstract]

Suárez, William. (2022). Catalogue of Cuban fossil and subfossil birds. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 142(1): 10-74. https://doi.org/10.25226/bboc.v142i1.2022.a3

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. (2009). A new genus for the Cuban teratorn (Aves: Teratornithidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 122(1): 103-116.

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