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Larus utunui Steadman, 2002:3-4

Huahine gull, Society Islands gull

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: subfossil

 

Distribution

Huahine, Society Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Steadman, David W. (2002). A new species of gull (Laridae: Larus) from an archaeological site on Huahine, Society Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 115: 1-17.

 

Other references:

Hume, Julian Pender and Walters, Michael. (2012). Extinct Birds. London: T & AD Poyser.

Steadman, David W. and Pahlavan, Dominique S. (1992). Extinction and biogeography of birds on huahine, society islands, French polynesia. Geoarchaeology 7(5): 449-483. [Abstract]

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/7793/larus-utunui-huahine-gull

 

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