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Botauroides parvus Shufeldt 1915 (bird)

Reptilia - Coraciiformes - Primobucconidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 124679

Full reference: R. W. Shufeldt. 1915. Fossil birds in the Marsh Collection of Yale University. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 19:1-110

Belongs to Botauroides according to R. W. Shufeldt 1915

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: YPM 1030, a set of limb elements. Its type locality is Spanish John Meadow, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Brdiger Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore