Ciconia lydekkeri Ameghino, 1891

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Prociconia lydekkeri Ameghino, 1891; Jabiru mycteria Wetmore, 1928; Ciconia maltha (Howard, 1942)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Cuba & South America

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Ameghino, F. (1891). Enumeración de las aves fósiles de la República Argentina. Revista Argentina de Historia Natural 1: 441-456.

 

Other references:

Agnolin, F. (2009) El registro fósil de Ciconia lydekkeri Ameghino, 1891 en el Pleistoceno de Sudamérica. Studia Geologica Salmanticensia 45(1): 53-58. [in Spanish]

Nascimento, Rafael and Silveira, Luís Fábio. (2020). The Fossil Birds of Peter Lund. Zootaxa 4743(4): 480-510. [Abstract]

Orihuela, Johanset. (2019). An annotated list of late Quaternary extinct birds of Cuba. Ornitología Neotropical 30: 57-67.

 

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