Necropsittacus francicus Rothschild, 1907a:197



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)?



Mauritius, Mascarene Islands


Anatomy & Morphology



Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Rothschild, Walter. (1907a [for 1905]) On extinct and vanishing birds. Ornis 14 (Proceedings of the 4th International Ornithological Congress, London) 191-217.


Other references:

Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild. (1907b). 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. 62]


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