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Hokkaidornis Sakurai et al. 2008 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithurae - Plotopteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205486

Full reference: K. Sakurai, M. Kimura, and T. A. Katoh. 2008. New penguin-like bird (Pelecaniformes; Plotopteridae) from the Late Oligocene Tokoro Formation, northeastern Hokkaido. Oryctos 7:83-94

Parent taxon: Tonsalinae according to G. Mayr and J. L. Goedert 2018

Sister taxa: Copepteryx, Klallamornis, Olympidytes, Tonsala

Subtaxa: Hokkaidornis abashiriensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore