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Object: Fiji Giant Ground Pigeon, Natunaornis gigoura Worthy, 2001; holotype

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Registration Number S.037484
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Columbiformes
Family Columbidae
Scientific name Natunaornis gigoura Worthy, 2001
Type status holotype
Identified by Worthy, Trevor
Common / Maori name Fiji Giant Ground Pigeon, Pigeon
Country collected Fiji
Precise locality Udit Cave, in doline down stream from submerance, Viti Levu, Fiji
Collected by Worthy, Trevor, Udy, G, Matararaba, S
Date collected Oct 1998
Section Fossil Vertebrates

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