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Longipteryx Zhang et al. 2000 (bird)

Reptilia - Enantiornithes - Longipterygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137360

Full reference: F. Zhang, Z. Zhou, L. Hou and G. Gu. 2000. Early diversification of birds: evidence from a new opposite bird. Chinese Science Bulletin 45(24):2650-2657

Parent taxon: Longipterygidae according to M. Wang et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Boluochia, Camptodontus, Longirostravis, Rapaxavis, Shanweiniao, Shengjingornis

Subtaxa: Longipteryx chaoyangensis

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Type: Longipteryx chaoyangensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore