The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gallirallus gracilitibia Kirchman & Steadman, 2007:156

Ua Huka rail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

Ua Huka, Marquesas

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Kirchman, Jeremy J. and Steadman, David W. (2007). New Species of Extinct Rails (Aves: Rallidae) from Archaeological Sites in the Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia. Pacific Science 61(1): 145-163. [Abstract]

 

Other references:

Hume, Julian Pender and Walters, Michael. (2012). Extinct Birds. London: T & AD Poyser.

 

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