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Coenocorypha sp. nov. ‘Norfolk Island’

Norfolk Island snipe (proposed)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Norfolk Island, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Holdaway, Richard N., Worthy, Trevor H. and Tennyson, Alan J. D. (2001). A working list of breeding bird species of the New Zealand region at first human contact. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 119-187. [automatic download]

Meredith, C. W. (1985). The vertebrate fossil fauna of Norfolk Island, and the phylogeny of the genus Pterodroma. Unpublished PhD thesis. Department of Earth Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.

Meredith, C. W. (1991). Vertebrate fossil faunas from islands in Australasia and the Southwest Pacific, pp. 1345-1382. In: Vickers-Rich, P. V.; Monaghan, J. M.; Baird, R. F.; Rich, T. H. ed. Vertebrate palaeontology of Australasia. Pioneer Design Studios in cooperation with the Monash University Publications Committee, Melbourne. 1437 pp.

 

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