Hawkins's Rail Diaphorapteryx hawkinsi

Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Forbes, 1892)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was known from the Chatham Islands, New Zealand, but is now Extinct as a result of hunting. It is thought to have persisted until at least 1895, when it was described in a letter.

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Country endemic: No

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Diaphorapteryx hawkinsi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2020.