The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Rallus aquaticus hibernans Salomonsen, 1931

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: c.1965

 

Distribution

Iceland

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Livezey, Bradley C. (1998). A phylogenetic analysis of the Gruiformes (Aves) based on morphological characters, with an emphasis on the rails (Rallidae). Phil.Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B 353: 2077-2151.

Taylor, Barry. (1998). Rails: a guide to the rails, crakes, gallinules and coots of the world. Robertsbridge, UK: Pica Press.

Tavares, Erika S., Kroon, Gerard H. J. de and Baker, Allan J. (2010). Phylogenetic and coalescent analysis of three loci suggest that the Water Rail is divisible into two species, Rallus aquaticus and R. indicus. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 226.

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