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Coturnix gomerae Jaume et al. 1993 (Canary Islands quail)

PaleoDB taxon number: 371869

Full reference: D. Jaume, M. McMinn, and J. A. Alcover. 1993. Fossil birds from the Bujero del Silo, La Gomera (Canary Islands), with a description of a new species of quail (Galliformes: Phasianidae). Boletim do Museu Municipal do Funchal 2:147-165

Belongs to Coturnix according to D. Jaume et al. 1993

Sister taxa: Coturnix coturnix, Coturnix japonica, Coturnix novaezelandiae, Coturnix pectoralis

Type specimen: DZUL 1852, a set of limb elements (tibiotarsus). Its type locality is Bujero del Silo, La Gomera, which is in a Holocene cave siliciclastic in Spain.