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Cygnus equitum Bate, 1916

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

Malta & Sicily

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Bate, D. M. A. (1916). On a small collection of vertebrate remains from the Har Dalam cavern, Malta; with note on a new species of the genus Cygnus. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 28: 421-430.

 

Other references:

Mlíkovský, Jiří. (2002). Cenozoic Birds of the World: Part 1: Europe. Praha, Czech Republic: Ninox Press.

Northcote, E. Marjorie. (1988). An extinct 'swan-goose' from the Pleistocene of Malta. Palaeontology 31(3): 725-740.

 

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