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Jinzhouornis zhangjiyingia Hou et al. 2002 (bird)

Reptilia - Pygostylia - Confuciusornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 197822

Belongs to Jinzhouornis according to J. K. O'Connor and N. V. Zelenkov 2013

Sister taxon: Jinzhouornis yixianensis

Type specimen: IVPP V 12352, a skeleton. Its type locality is Libalanggou, Zhangjiyin (Liaoning), which is in a Barremian/Aptian lacustrine siltstone/mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore