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Anabernicula oregonensis Howard, 1964

Oregon pygmy goose

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Original scientific description:

Howard, Hildegard. (1964). A new species of the "pygmy goose," Anabernicula, from the Oregon Pleistocene, with a discussion of the genus. American Museum Novitates 2200: 1-14.

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Sonora, Mexico & Oregon, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Howard, Hildegard. (1964). A new species of the "pygmy goose," Anabernicula, from the Oregon Pleistocene, with a discussion of the genus. American Museum Novitates 2200: 1-14.

 

Other references:

Howard, Hildegarde. (1971). Quaternary avian remains from Dark Canyon Cave, New Mexico. Condor 73(2): 237-240.

Steadman, David W. and Mead, Jim I. (2010). A late Pleistocene bird community at the northern edge of the tropics in Sonora, Mexico. American Midland Naturalist, 163(2):423-441.

 

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