EXTINCT  BIRDS

A  LIST

by Alberto Masi


1--STRUTHIONIDAE
Arabian Ostrich Struthio camelus syriacus 0000---Middle East  Ext--

2--RHEIDAE
Lesser Rhea Pterocnemia pennata tarapacensis 0000---? Ext--

3--DROMAIIDAE
Tasmanian Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae diemenensis 0000---Tasmania Is. Ext-
Kangaroo Island Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae demenianus 0000---Kangaroo Is Ext-
King Island Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae minor 0000---King Is. Ext-
Dwarf Emu  Dromaius novaehollandiae diemenianus 1838---Tasmania Is. - Ext-

4--TINAMIDAE
Magdalena Tinamou Crypturellus saltuarius 1943---Columbia Prx

5--PODICIPEDIDAE
Columbian Grebe Podiceps andinus 1977---Columbia Ext
Atitlan Grebe Podilymbus gigas 1980s--Guatemala Ext

6--PROCELLARIIDAE
Macgillivray's Petrel Pterodroma macgillivrayi 1855---Ngau Is. [Fiji] Prx
Jamaican Diablotin Pterodroma hasitata caribbea 1880---Jamaica Is. Ext
Reunion Petrel Pterodroma aterrima 1974---Reunion Is Pox
Beck's Petrel Pterodroma rostrata becki 1928---Solomon Is. Pox
Heinroth's Shearwater Puffinus heinrothi 1934---New Britain Pox

7--HYDROBATIDAE
Guadalupe Storm Petrel Oceanodroma macrodactyla 1912---Guadalupe Is. Ext

8--PHALACROCORACIDAE
Spectacled Cormorant Phalacrocorax perspicillatus 1852---Bering Is. Ext

9--ARDEIDAE
Bonin Nankeen Night Heron Nycticorax caledonicus crassirostris 1889---Bonin Is. Ext
New Zealand Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus novaezelandiae 1900---Nz Is. Ext
Fasciated Tiger-Bittern Tigrisoma fasciatum fasciatum 1912---se.Brazil Pox
Rodrigues Night Heron Nycticorax megacephalus 1730---Rodriguez Is. Ext

10--THRESKIORNITHIDAE
Principe Olive Ibis Lampribis olivacea rothschildi 0000---Principe Is Ext

11--ANATIDAE
Pink-Headed Duck Rhodonessa caryophyllacea 1944---India Ext
Coues Gadwall Anas strepera couesi 1874---Washington Is Ext
Rennel Island Grey Teal Anas gibberifrons remissa 1959---Korea Ext
Marianas Mallard Anas oustaleti 1971---Marianas Is Prx
Niceforo Brown Pintail Anas georgica niceforoi 1952---Columbia Prx
Crested Shelduck Tadorna cristata 1943---Korea Ext
Labrador Duck Camptorhynchus labradorius 1875---N.W.Atlantic Ext
Chatham Island Swan Cygnus sumnerensis 1690---Chatham Is. Ext
Auckland Island Merganser Mergus australis 1905---Auckland Is. Ext

12--ACCIPITRIDAE
New Britain Grey-Headed Goshawk Accipiter princeps 0000---New Britain Is Prx

13--FALCONIDAE
Guadalupe Caracara Caracara lutosus 1900---Guadalupe Is. Ext
Grenada Hook-Billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus mirus 1972---Grenada Is. Pox
Painted Vulture Sarcohamphus sacra 0000---? Ext

14--TETRAONIDAE
Heath Hen Tympanuchus cupido cupido 0000---? Ext

15--PHASIANIDAE
New Zealand Quail Coturnix novaezelandiae 1875---New Zealand Ext
Himalayan Mountain Quail Ophyrsia superciliosa 1868---Himalayas Ext

16--ARAMIDAE
Jamaican Wood Rail Aramides concolor concolor 0000---Jamaica Is. Ext
Iwo Jima Rail Poliolimnas cinereus brevipes 0000---Iwo Jima Is. Ext
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 Alberto Masi