The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Nannococcyx psix Olson, 1975

St. Helena cuckoo

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene (presumed to have survived until 1700's)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

St. Helena

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Olson, Storrs L. (1975). Paleornithology of St Helena Island, South Atlantic Ocean. Smithson. Contrib. Paleobiol. 23: 1-49.

 

Other references:

BirdLife International. (2012). Nannococcyx psix. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 25 August 2013.

 

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