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†subfamily Dendrocheninae Livezey and Martin 1988 (waterfowl)

Reptilia - Anseriformes - Anatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 230826

Full reference: B. C. Livezey and L. D. Martin. 1988. The Systematic Position of the Miocene Anatid Anas[?] blanchardi Milne-Edwards. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 8(2):196-211

Parent taxon: Anatidae according to T. H. Worthy et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Aix, Aldabranas, Anatinae, Ankonetta, Anserinae, Archaeocycnus, Biziura, Cairina, Cayaoa, Centrornis, Cereopsinae, Chelychelynechen, Chendytes, Chenopis, Cnemiornis, Dendrocygna, Dendrocygninae, Eonessinae, Erismaturinae, Fuligulinae, Geochen, Histrionicus, Hymenolaimus, Lophonetta, Malacorhynchus, Mareca, Marmaronetta, Merganettinae, Mergellus, Netta, Nettapus, Nogusunna, Nomonyx, Nyroca, Olar, Oressochen, Oxyura, Oxyurinae, Paracygnopterus, Plectropterinae, Plectropterus, Protomelanitta, Ptaiochen, Romainvillinae, Sharganetta, Sibirionetta, Sinanas, Spatula, Stictonettinae, Tadorninae, Thalassorninae, Thalassornis, Thambetochen

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: volant herbivore