Porphyrio stanleyi Rowley, 1875:36



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym of Porphyrio albus)



Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia


Anatomy & Morphology



Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Rowley, G. D. (1875). Ornithological miscellany. London: Trübner and Co., Bernard Quaritch, and R. H. Porter.


Other references:

Rothschild, Lionel Walter. (1907). Extinct birds: an attempt to write in one volume a short account of those birds which have become extinct in historical times, that is within the last six or seven hundred years: to which are added a few which still exist, but are on the verge of extinction. London: Hutchinson & Co. XXIX + 243 pp. [p. 143]


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