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Burhinus sp. nov.

Extinct thick-knee

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Late Wisconsinan

 

Distribution

New Mexico, USA (& Mexico?)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Harris, Arthur H. (1993). Quaternary vertebrates of New Mexico, pp. 179-197. In: Vertebrate Paleontology in New Mexico, New Mexico Museum of Natural History, Bulletin 2:i-vii, 1-338.

Howard, H. 1971. Quaternary avian remains from Dark Canyon Cave, New Mexico. Condor 73(2):237-240.

 

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