The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Grus latipes Wetmore, 1960



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Baeopteryx latipes Wetmore, 1960


Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Wetmore, Alexander. (1960). Pleistocene birds in Bermuda. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 140(2): 1-11.


Other references:

OLSON, S.L., WINGATE, D.B., HEARTY, P.J. & GRADY, F.V. 2005. Prodromus of Vertebrate Paleontology and Geochronology of Bermuda. In ALCOVER, J.A. & BOVER, P. (eds.): Proceedings of the International Symposium “Insular Vertebrate Evolution: the Palaeontological Approach”. Monografies de la Societat d’Història Natural de les Balears, 12: 219-232.


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