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Gallirallus sp. nov. ‘Marquesas’

Hiva Oa rail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

 

Distribution

Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Kirchman, Jeremy J. and Steadman, David W. (2007). New Species of Extinct Rails (Aves: Rallidae) from Archaeological Sites in the Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia. Pacific Science 61(1): 145-163.

Steadman, David W. (2006). Extinction and Biogeography of Tropical Pacific Birds. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press. xiv + 594 pp.

 

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