Cygnus sumnerensis Forbes 1889 (swan)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Alternative combination: Chenopis sumnerensis

Belongs to Cygnus according to N. J. Rawlence et al. 2017

See also Brodkorb 1964, Lambrecht 1933 and Worthy 1998

Sister taxa: Cygnus (Olor), Cygnus atratus, Cygnus bilinicus, Cygnus buccinator, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus csakvarensis, Cygnus cygnus, Cygnus equitum, Cygnus falconeri, Cygnus herenthalsi, Cygnus hibbardi, Cygnus matthewi, Cygnus olor, Cygnus paloregonus, Cygnus pristinus

Subtaxa: Cygnus sumnerensis chathamensis

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Ecology: volant folivore-granivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (9 collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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