The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gallirallus sp. nov. 'Rapa'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Rapa, French Polynesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Tennyson, Alan J. D. and Anderson, Atholl. (2012). Bird, reptile and mammal remains from archaeological sites on Rapa Island, pp. 105-114. In: Atholl Anderson; Douglas J. Kennett (eds.). Taking the High Ground: The archaeology of Rapa, a fortified island in remote East Polynesia. In: Terra Australis 37. Canberra: ANU E Press.

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