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Limnofregata Olson 1977 (frigatebird)

Reptilia - Pelecaniformes - Fregatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39670

Full reference: S. L. Olson. 1977. A Lower Eocene frigatebird from the Green River Formation of Wyoming (Pelecaniformes: Fregatidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 35:1-33

Parent taxon: Fregatidae according to T. A. Stidham 2015

Sister taxa: Fregata, Fregatinae, Limnofregatinae

Subtaxa: Limnofregata azygosternon, Limnofregata hasegawyi, Limnofregata hutchisoni

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore