Coenocorypha aucklandica medwayi Medway, 1971



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

nomen nudum


Conservation Status

Invalid (nomen nudum)

Last record: Holocene



North Island, New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Medway, David G. (1971). Sub-fossil avian remains from the Awakino - Mahoenui area. Notornis 18(3): 218-219.


Other references:

Paulin, C. D. (1973). Sub-fossil avian remains from two limestone caves in North Taranaki. Mauri Ora 1: 95-98.

Trevor H. Worthy , Colin M. Miskelly & Bob (R.) A. Ching (2002). Taxonomy of North and South Island snipe (Aves: Scolopacidae: Coenocorypha), with analysis of a remarkable collection of snipe bones from Greymouth, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 29(3): 231-244.


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