Fulica prisca Hamilton 1893 (New Zealand coot)

Aves - Gruiformes - Rallidae

Alternative combination: Nesophalaris prisca

Belongs to Fulica according to T. H. Worthy 1998

See also Brodkorb 1967 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Fulica americana, Fulica atra, Fulica chathamensis, Fulica cristata, Fulica infelix, Fulica newtonii, Fulica podagrica, Fulica prior

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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