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Clade Odontoanserae Bourdon 2005 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithurae

PaleoDB taxon number: 221986

Full reference: E. Bourdon. 2005. Osteological evidence for sister group relationship between pseudo-toothed birds (Aves: Odontopterygiformes) and waterfowls (Anseriformes). Naturwissenschaften 92:586-591

Parent taxon: Neognathae according to E. Bourdon 2005

Sister taxa: Alciformes, Anas benedeni, Anas creccoides, Eurolimnornithiformes, Gracilitarsidae, Neoaves, Pangalloanserae, Pelagornithidae, Perplexicervix, Scandiavis, Vastanavis

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore