Full reference: T. H. Worthy. 2001. A giant flightless pigeon gen. et sp. nov. and a new species of Ducula (Aves: Columbidae), from Quaternary deposits in Fiji. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 31:763-794
Type specimen: MNZ S38899, a set of limb elements (right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Layer W, Qaranipuqa rockshelter, Lakeba, which is in a Holocene cave horizon in Fiji.
Ecology: volant frugivore-granivore
• Quaternary of Fiji (4 collections)
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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