The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dryolimnas cuvieri ssp. nov. 'Pleistocene Aldabra'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Aldabra

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Hume, Julian Pender and Martill, David. (2019). Repeated evolution of flightlessness in [i]Dryolimnas[/i] rails (Aves: Rallidae) after extinction and recolonization on Aldabra. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/zoolinnean/zlz018

 

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