The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gallirallus sp. nov. ‘Rurutu’

Rurutu rail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Holocene

 

Distribution

Rurutu, Austral Islands, French Polynesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Steadman, David W. and Bollt, Robert. (2010). Prehistoric Birds from Rurutu, Austral Islands, East Polynesia. Pacific Science 64(2): 315-325.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/14409/gallirallus-sp-rurutu-rail

 

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