The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dromaius australis Woods, 1866:7

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (nomen dubium) (Worthy & Nguyen, 2020)

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: presumably Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

South Australia, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Woods, 1866: Report on the geology and mineralogy of the south-eastern district the colony of South Australia

 

Other references:

Woods 1882, Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 7(3): 387.

Worthy, Trevor H. and Nguyen, Jacqueline M. T. (2020). An annotated checklist of the fossil birds of Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 144(1): 66-108.

 

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