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Anas gibberifrons remissa Ripley, 1942:94

Rennell Island teal

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Anas castanea remissa Ripley, 1942:94; Anas gracilis remissa Ripley, 1942:94

 

An invalid subspecies according to (Dickinson, 2003).

 

Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 1959 (Hume & Walters, 2012)

 

Distribution

Rennell Island, Solomon Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Ripley, S. D. (1942). A review of the species Anas castanea. The Auk 59(1): 90-99.

 

Other references:

Bradley, D. and Wolfe, T. (1956). The birds of Rennell Island, pp. 85-120. In: The Natural History of Rennell Island, vol. 1. Copenhagen: Danish Science Press.

Dickinson, E. C. (ed.). (2003). The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. London: Christopher Helm.

Hume, Julian Pender and Walters, Michael. (2012). Extinct Birds. London: T & AD Poyser.

 

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