Megapodius andamanensis Walters, 1980:33

Andaman Islands scrubfowl



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

nomen dubium


Conservation Status

Invalid (nomen dubium)



Andaman Islands, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Walters, Michael P. (1980). Complete Birds of the World. North Pomfret, Vermont: David & Charles. [p. 33]

Other references:

Knox, Alan G. and Walters, Michael P. (1994). Extinct and endangered birds in the collections of The Natural History Museum. British Ornithologists' Club Occasional Publications 1: 1-292.

Steadman, David W. (1991). The Identity and taxonomic status of Megapodius stairi and M. Barnabyi (Aves: Megapodiidae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 104(4): 870-877.


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