The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gymnocrex rosenbergii (Schlegel, 1866)

Blue-faced rail, Bald-faced rail, Schlegel's rail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Gymnocrex rosenbergi (Schlegel, 1866)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable

 

Distribution

Peleng & Sulawesi, Indonesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

BirdLife International. (2001). Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

BirdLife International. (2012). Gymnocrex rosenbergii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 05 July 2015.

Collar, Nigel J. (2009). Pioneer of Asian ornithology: Gerd Heinrich. BirdingASIA 11: 33-40.

Lambert, Frank. (1989). Some field observations of the endemic Sulawesi rails. Kukilo 4(1-2): 34-36. [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/19655/gymnocrex-rosenbergii

 

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