The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Rallus eivissensis McMinn, Palmer & Alcover, 2005

Ibiza rail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Eivissa & Ibiza, Spain

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

McMinn, M., Palmer, M. & Alcover, Josep Antoni. (2005). A new species of rail (Aves: Rallidae) from the Upper Pleistocene and Holocene of Ibiza (Pityusic Islands, western Mediterranean). Ibis 147(4): 706-716. [Abstract]

 

Other references:

Alcover, Josep Antoni Alcover (Tomás), Mcminn, Miguel and Seguí, Bartomeu. (2005). Fossil rails (Gruiformes: Rallidae) from the Balearic Islands. In: Alcover, Josep Antoni Alcover (Tomás) and Bover, P. (eds.). Proceedings of the International Symposium "Insular Vertebrate Evolution: the Palaeontological Approach". Monografies de La Societat d'Història Natural de les Balears, 12: 9-16.

 

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