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Paranyroca magna Miller and Compton 1939 (waterfowl)

Reptilia - Anseriformes - Paranyrocidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105642

Full reference: A. H. Miller and L. V. Compton. 1939. Two fossil birds from the Lower Miocene of South Dakota. The Condor 41(4):153-156

Belongs to Paranyroca according to A. H. Miller and L. V. Compton 1939

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Univ. Calif. Mus. Pal. no. 34456, a limb element (left tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Flint Hill North, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Batesland Formation of South Dakota.

Ecology: volant herbivore