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Rhea nana

 

Species Authority
Lydekker, 1894:654
Synonym/s
Common Name
Dwarf rhea
Locality
Patagonia, Argentina
Last Record
1894 or before
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13720/rhea-nana-dwarf
Taxonomic Notes
Hypodigm
BMNH 1894.11.28.1 (a single egg)
Notes
Known only from a single egg. Its validity is in doubt.
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Lydekker, Richard. (1894). [description of [i]Rhea nana[/i]]. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894: 654.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Knox, A. G. and Walters, M. P. (1994) Extinct and endangered birds in the collections of the Natural History Museum. Tring, U.K.: British Ornithologists' Club (British Ornithologists' Club Occasional Publications No. 1).