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Juehuaornis Wang et al. 2015 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithothoraces

PaleoDB taxon number: 321628

Full reference: R.-F. Wang, Y. Wang, and D. Y. Hu. 2015. Discovery of a new ornithuromorph genus, Juehuaornis gen. nov. from Lower Cretaceous of western Liaoning, China. Global Geology 34(1):7-11

Parent taxon: Ornithuromorpha according to R.-F. Wang et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Alamitornis, Ambiortus, Apsaravis, Archaeorhynchus, Changmaornis, Chaoyangia, Gallus, Gansus, Gargantuavis, Hollanda, Hongshanornithidae, Iteravis, Jianchangornis, Jiuquanornis, Liaoningornis, Ornithurae, Parahesperornis, Patagopteryx, Piscivoravis, Samrukia, Schizooura, Songlingornithidae, Vorona, Yumenornis, Zhongjianornis

Subtaxa: Juehuaornis zhangi

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Type: Juehuaornis zhangi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore