Ua Huka rail

Ua Huka rail

Ua Huka rail

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Gallirallus gracilitibia

The Ua Huka rail (Gallirallus gracilitibia ) is an extinct species of flightless bird in the Rallidae, or rail family.

Animal name origin

The specific epithet comes from the Latin gracilis (slender) and tibia (shinbone), referring to a diagnostic character of the material from which the species was described.

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References

1. Ua Huka rail Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ua_Huka_rail

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