Porphyrio sp. 'Mangaia'
Cook Islands: Mangaia
|local name: -|
extinction date: (?)
|This up to now unnamed
species is known only from a few bones that were found on the island of
In life the Mangaia Swamphen must have been smaller than any other, so far known species in its genus.
- David W. Steadman: Extinction and Biogeography of Tropical Pacific Birds. University Of Chicago Press 2006