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Neuquenornis Chiappe and Calvo 1994 (bird)

Reptilia - Enantiornithes

PaleoDB taxon number: 53284

Full reference: L. M. Chiappe and J. O. Calvo. 1994. Neuquenornis volans, a new Late Cretaceous bird (Enantiornithes, Avisauridae) from Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 14(2):230-246

Parent taxon: Avisauridae according to J. Atterholt et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Avisaurus, Bauxitornis, Enantiophoenix, Gettyia, Halimornis, Intiornis, Mirarce, Soroavisaurus

Subtaxa: Neuquenornis volans

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore