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Aerodramus manuoi Steadman, 2002

Mangaia swiftlet

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Collocalia manuoi Steadman, 2002

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Mangaia, Cook Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Steadman, David W. (2002). A new species of swiftlet (Aves: Apodidae) from the late Quaternary of Mangaia, Cook Islands, Oceania. Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology 22(2): 326-331. [Abstract]

 

Other references:

Steadman, David W. (2006). Extinction and Biogeography of Tropical Pacific Birds. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press. xiv + 594 pp.

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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