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Feitianius O'Connor et al. 2016 (bird)

Reptilia - Enantiornithes

PaleoDB taxon number: 346084

Full reference: J. K. O'Connor, D.-Q. Li, M. C. Lamanna, M. Wang, J. D. Harris, J. Atterholt, and H.-L. You. 2016. A new Early Cretaceous enantiornithine (Aves, Ornithothoraces) from northwestern China with elaborate tail ornamentation. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 36(1):e1054035:1-13

Parent taxon: Enantiornithes according to J. K. O'Connor et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Aberratiodontuidae, Alexornithiformes, Bohaiornithidae, Boluochiformes, Cathayornis, Cathayornis aberransis, Cathayornis chabuensis, Cathayornithiformes, Cerebavis, Concornis, Dunhuangia, Elsornis, Enantiornithiformes, Eoalulavis, Eocathayornis, Eoenantiornis, Eoenantiornithiformes, Euenantiornithes, Euornithiformes, Evgenavis, Flexomornis, Fortunguavis, Gobipipus, Gobipteryx, Gurilynia, Holbotia, Huoshanornis, Iberomesornis, Lectavis, Linyiornis, Longipterygidae, Longipterygiformes, Longirostravisiformes, Neuquenornis, Noguerornis, Otogornis, Paraprotopteryx, Parvavis, Pengornithidae, Protopterygiformes, Protopteryx, Qiliania, Sinornis, Vescornis, Xiangornis, Yuanjiawaornis, Yungavolucris

Subtaxa: Feitianius paradisi

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Type: Feitianius paradisi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore