Rodrigues Solitaire (Pezophaps solitaria)

Girton Road, Cambridge - United Kingdom

Description and illustrations of this extinct relative of the dodo from the island of Rodrigues, Mauritius. Rodrigues Solitaire (Pezophaps solitaria) was endemic to the island of Rodrigues, Mauritius, but was hunted to extinction in the 18th century. It was reported in 1761, but had become Extinct by 1778.

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Description and illustrations of this extinct relative of the dodo from the island of Rodrigues, Mauritius.

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