The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Laterallus guti Brodkorb, 1952



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Olson (1974) considers this species a synonym of L. exilis.


Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene



Florida, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Brodkorb, Pierce. (1952). A new rail from the Pleistocene of Florida. Wilson Bulletin 64(2): 80-82.


Other references:

Brodkorb, Pierce. (1954). Another new rail from the Pleistocene of Florida. Condor 56: 103-104.

Ligon, J. D. (1965). A Pleistocene avifauna from Haile. Florida. Bull. Fla. State Mus. 10: 127-158.

Olson, Storrs L. (1974). The Pleistocene rails of North America. Condor 76(2): 169-175.


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