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Cruralispennia multidonta Wang et al. 2017

PaleoDB taxon number: 372467

Full reference: M. Wang, J. K. O'Connor, Y.-H. Pan and Z.-H. Zhou. 2017. A bizarre Early Cretaceous enantiornithine bird with unique crural feathers and an ornithuromorph plough-shaped pygostyle. Nature Communications 8: 14141

Belongs to Cruralispennia according to M. Wang et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP 21711, a partial skeleton (a nearly fully articulated partial skeleton with associated feathers preserved on a single slab). Its type locality is Cruralispennia-type locality, which is in a Hauterivian terrestrial horizon in the Huajiying Formation of China.