Anakieto Cave, Paluki (Holocene of Niue)

Where: Niue (19.1° S, 169.9° W: paleocoordinates 19.1° S, 169.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: cave; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Primary reference: T. H. Worthy, R. Walter, and A. J. Anderson. 1998. Fossil and archaeological avifauna of Niue Island, Pacific Ocean. Notornis 45:177-190 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: archaeological analysis

PaleoDB collection 193848: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 06.06.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Muridae
Rattus exulans Peale 1848 rat
 Galliformes - Phasianidae
Gallus gallus Linnaeus 1758 chicken
 Passeriformes - Sturnidae
Aplonis tabuensis Gmelin 1788 Polynesian starling
 Gruiformes - Rallidae
"Porzana tabuensis" = Zapornia tabuensis
"Porzana tabuensis" = Zapornia tabuensis Gmelin 1789 spotless crake