Fossil records for the family Finches and Allies

Carduelis triasi
Alcover & Florit   1987
Holocene of La Palma, Canary Islands, e Atlantic Ocean
Primary materials: Holotype: nearly complete cranium
Secondary materials: Paratypes: humerus fragments, ulnae, carpometacarpus

Josep Antoni Alcover & F. Florit,
Una nueva especie de Carduelis (Fringillidae) de La Palma
Vieraea 17 (1987): 75-86


Telespiza persecutrix
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Kauai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: nearly complete maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxillae

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Telespiza ypsilon
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Hawaii, Molokai and Maui, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxillae, mandibula

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Chloridops wahi
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Oahu and Maui, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxillae, mandibula

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Chloridops regiskongi
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Oahu, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxilla, mandibulae

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Orthiospiza howarthi
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Maui, e Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: partial associated skeleton
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxillae, mandibulae, humerus

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Xestospiza conica
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Kauai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratype: maxilla

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Xestospiza fastigialis
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Oahu and Molokai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: incomplete skeleton
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxilla, mandibulae, fragment of sternum, synsacrum, right coraco´d, left scapula, left ulna, left carpometacarpus, pelvis, femora, tibiotarsi and tarsometatarsus

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Akialoa upupirostris
(Olson & James)   1991
Holocene of Kauai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: mandibula
Secondary materials: Paratypes: manibular symphyses

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Vangulifer mirandus
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Maui, e Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxilla, mandibula

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Vangulifer neophasis
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of e Maui, e Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratpyes: maxillae

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Aidemedia chascax
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Oahu, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: mandibula
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxilla

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Aidemedia zanclops
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Oahu, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: mandibula

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Aidemedia lutetiae
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Molokai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: mandibula
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxillae, mandibula

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Ciridops tenax
Olson & James   1991
Holocene of Kauai, Hawaiian Islands
Primary materials: Holotype: maxilla
Secondary materials: Paratypes: maxilla, right femur, right tibiotarsus, right tibiotarsus, pedal phalanx

Storrs L. Olson & Helen F. James,
Descriptions of thirty-two new species of birds from the Hawaiian Islands: Part II. Passeriformes
Ornithological Monographs 46 (1991)
The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C.


Emberiza alcoveri
Rando, Lopez & Segui   1999
Late Pleistocene of Tenerife, Canary Islands, e Atlantic Ocean
Primary materials: Holotype: associated partial skeleton
Secondary materials: Paratypes: seven associated, partial skeletons. Cranium, mandibula, tarsometatarsus, tibiotarsi, femur, synsacrum

J. C. Rando, M. Lopez & B. Segui,
A new species of extinct flightless passerine (Emberizidae: Emberiza) from the Canary Islands
The Condor 101 (1999): 1-13


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