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Walbeckornis creber Mayr 2007 (bird)

Reptilia - Gruiformes - Messelornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105811

Full reference: G. Mayr. 2007. The birds from the Paleocene fissure filling of Walbeck (Germany). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(2):394-408

Belongs to Walbeckornis according to G. Mayr 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: WAL 472.2007, a set of postcrania (right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Walbeck, which is in a Selandian fissure fill sandstone/mudstone in Germany.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore