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Argyrodyptes Ameghino 1905 (petrel)

Reptilia - Procellariiformes - Procellariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39696

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1905. Enumeracion de los Impennes Fosiles de Patagonia y de la Isla Seymour. Anales del Museo Nacional de Buenos Aires 6:97-167

Parent taxon: Procellariidae according to G. G. Simpson 1972

Sister taxa: Aphrodroma, Ardenna, Bulweria, Calonectris, Daption, Eopuffinus, Fulmarinae, Fulmarus, Halobaena, Hydrornis, Macronectes, Oestrelata, Pachyptila, Pachyptilinae, Pagodroma, Pelecanoides, Procellaria, Procellariinae, Pseudobulweria, Pterodroma, Pterodromoides, Puffinus, Thalassoica

Subtaxa: Argyrodyptes microtarsus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore