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Palaeorallus Wetmore 1931 (rail)

Reptilia - Ornithurae - Rallidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39531

Full reference: A. Wetmore. 1931. Two primitive rails from the Eocene of Colorado and Wyoming. Condor 33(3):107-109

Parent taxon: Rallidae according to A. Wetmore 1931

Sister taxa: Aphanapteryx, Atlantisia, Capellirallus, Coturnicops, Creccoides, Diaphorapteryx, Eocrex, Euryonotus, Fulica, Fulicaletornis, Gallinula, Gallirallus, Ibidopsis, Laterallus, Latipons, Ludiortyx, Miofulica, Miorallus, Nesotrochis, Palaeoaramides, Palaeocrex, Paraortygometra, Pararallus, Pardirallus, Parvirallus, Pleistorallus, Porphyrio, Porphyrula, Porzana, Quercyrallus, Rallicrex, Rallinae, Rallus, Wanshuina, Youngornis

Subtaxa: Palaeorallus troxelli

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore