Family Herons (Ardeidae)

Extinct

Reunion Night-heron (Nycticorax duboisi)


Taxonomy

French: German: Spanish:
Taxonomy:

Ardea duboisi

Rothschild

, 1907,

Reunion

.

Monotypic.

Distribution:

Reunion I. Known only from an incomplete tibiotarsus.

Last recorded in 1674. Reasons for its extinction not known.

Descriptive notes

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Recommended citation

(2018). Reunion Night-heron (Nycticorax duboisi). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from https://www.hbw.com/node/1414136 on 22 October 2018).