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Microsula Wetmore 1938 (booby)

Reptilia - Pelecaniformes - Sulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39677

Alternative spelling: Sula (Microsula)

Full reference: A. Wetmore. 1938. A Miocene booby and other records from the Calvert Formation of Maryland. Proceedings of The United States National Museum 85:21-25

Parent taxon: Sulidae according to U. B. Gohlich 2003

Sister taxa: Empheresula, Eostega, Masillastega, Miosula, Morus, Paleosula, Papasula, Prophalacrocorax, Ramphastosula, Sarmatosula, Sula

Subtaxa: Microsula pygmaea

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore