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Anas sp. nov. 'Macquarie Island'

Macquarie Island teal

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Anas "Macquarie" (Holdaway et al. 2001:130)

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

Macquarie Island, New Zealand (Tasmania, Australia, politically)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Holdaway, Richard N., Worthy, Trevor H. and Tennyson, Alan J. D. (2001). A working list of breeding bird species of the New Zealand region at first human contact. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 119-187.

Meredith, C. (1985). A search for fossil seabirds on Macquarie Island. Australasian Seabird Group Newsletter 22: 9-13.

Tennyson, Alan J. D. and Scofield, Paul R. (2012). Holocene fossil bird remains from subantarctic Macquarie Island, pp. 26. In: Worthy, Trevor H. and Göhlich, Ursula B. (eds.). 8th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution, Abstracts. 

Tennyson, Alan J. D. and Scofield, Paul R. (2013). Holocene fossil bird remains from subantarctic Macquarie Island, pp. 239-251. In: Göhlich, Ursula B. and Kroh, Andreas (eds.). Paleornithological Research 2013. Proceed. 8th Internat. Meeting Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution. Publisher?

 

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