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Dasornis Owen 1870 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithurae - Pelagornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39661

Synonyms: Argillornis Owen 1878 (no. 110738), Neptuniavis Harrison and Walker 1977 (no. 134726)

Parent taxon: Pelagornithidae according to G. Mayr and E. Zvonok 2011

Sister taxa: Caspiodontornis, Cyphornis, Gigantornis, Lutetodontopteryx, Macrodontopteryx, Pelagornis, Protodontopteryx, Pseudodontornis longidentata, Osteodontornis

Subtaxa: Dasornis abdoun, Dasornis emuinus, Dasornis toliapica, Neptuniavis minor

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore