PaleoDB taxon number: 371324
Full reference: J. C. Balouet and S. L. Olson. 1989. Fossil birds from late Quaternary deposits in New Caledonia. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 469:1-38
Type specimen: MNHN NCG 1000, a set of limb elements (left femur). Its type locality is Gilles cave, lower layer, which is in a Holocene cave horizon in New Caledonia.