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Telmatornis Marsh 1870 (shorebird)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 36649

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1870. Notice of some fossil birds, from the Cretaceous and Tertiary formations of the United States. American Journal of Science and Arts, series 2 49(145):205-217

Parent taxon: Charadriiformes according to S. Hope 2002

Sister taxa: Alcae, Burhinidae, Charadrii, Charadriidae, Chionidae, Cimolopterygidae, Dakotornithidae, Glareolidae, Graculavidae, Graculavus, Haematopodidae, Hydrophasianus, Jacanidae, Lari, Laridae, Laromorphae, Limicolae, Panalcidae, Parrae, Pedionomae, Pedionomidae, Recurvirostridae, Rhinoptilus, Rynchops, Sarjeantopodus, Scolopaci, Scolopacidae, Stercorariidae, Telmatornithidae, Thinocoridae, Turnicidae, Volgavis

Subtaxa: Telmatornis priscus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore