Caverne Dora, Plaine Corail, Rodrigues (Holocene of Mauritius)

Where: Mauritius (19.8° S, 63.4° E: paleocoordinates 19.8° S, 63.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

• Depth of 350 mm

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: cave; lithified siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Francois Leguat Museum, Rodrigues

Primary reference: J. P. Hume. 2013. A synopsis of the pre-human avifauna of the Mascarene Islands. Proceedings of the 8th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution 195-237 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 194165: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 14.06.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Passeriformes - Sturnidae
Necropsar rodericanus G√ľnther and Newton 1879 Rodriguez starling
 Pelecaniformes - Ardeidae
"Butorides striatus" = Butorides striata
"Butorides striatus" = Butorides striata Linnaeus 1758 striated heron