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?Tadorna sp. nov. 'Kauai'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: aff. Tadorna sp. Burney et al. 2001:628; aff. Tadorna undescribed species Tyrberg, 2009:67

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Burney, David A. et al. (2001). Fossil evidence for a diverse biota from Kaua'i and its transformation since human arrival. Ecological Monographs 71(4): 615-641.

Tyrberg, Tommy. (2009). Holocene avian extinctions, pp. 63-106. In: Turvey, Samuel T. (ed.). Holocene Extinctions. Oxford, UK & New York, USA: Oxford University Press. xii + 352 pp.

 

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