Tadorna variegata Gmelin 1789 (paradise shelduck)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Alternative combination: Anas variegata

Belongs to Tadorna according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Worthy 1998, Worthy 2007 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Tadorna ferruginea, Tadorna radjah, Tadorna tadorna, Tadorna tadornoides, Todarna wagneri

Ecology: volant herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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