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Reunion Gallinule

Porphyrio caerulescens (Sélys-Longchamps, 1848)

Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Rallidae
Genus:
  Porphyrio

Scientific:
  Porphyrio caerulescens

Citation:
  (Sélys-Longchamps, 1848)

Reference:
  

Protonym:
  

Avibase ID:
  7FA1E8FCF41D9135

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7FA1E8FC

Taxonomic Serial Number:

Geographic range:

  • Porphyrio caerulescens: Extinct. Formerly occurred on Réunion Island; last reported in 1724
English:
Reunion Gallinule
French:
Talève de la Réunion


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Porphyrio caerulescens
Clements, version 2019:
Reunion Gallinule ( Porphyrio caerulescens)
eBird version 2019:
Reunion Gallinule ( Porphyrio caerulescens)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: fossil species (extinct)

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Polla blava de l'illa de la Reunió
English: Reunion Gallinule
French: Talève de la Réunion
Scientific: Porphyrio caerulescens

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