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†order Caenagnathiformes Sternberg 1940 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithurae

PaleoDB taxon number: 85266

Full reference: R. M. Sternberg. 1940. A toothless bird from the Cretaceous of Alberta. Journal of Paleontology 14(1):81-85

Parent taxon: Archosauria according to O. W. M. Kuhn 1966

Sister taxa: Agrestipus, Avemetatarsalia, Avipes, Longisquamidae, Megalosaurus terquemi, Neoarchosauria, Palaeosauriscus, Parrishia, Parrishia mccreai, Picrodon, Pseudosuchia, Sikannisuchus, Smok, Strigosuchus, Strigosuchus licinus, Thecodontia, Theropodomorpha

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore