The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Crotophaga sulcirostris pallidula Bangs & Pernard, 1921

Los Cabos groove-billed ani, Cabo San Lucas groove-billed ani



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1921 or before

IUCN RedList status: "probably now extinct"



Baja California, Mexico


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Bangs, O. and Pernard, T. E. (1921). Notes on some American birds, chiefly Neotropical. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 62: 23-93.


Other references:

BirdLife International. (2012). Crotophaga sulcirostris. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. ( Downloaded on 19 August 2013.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. (1997). Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 4: Sandgrouse to Cuckoos. Barcelona, Spain: Lynx Edicions.


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