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Longicrusavis O'Connor et al. 2010 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithothoraces - Hongshanornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 166851

Full reference: J. K. O'Connor, K.-Q. Gao, and L. M. Chiappe. 2010. A new ornithuromorph (Aves: Ornithothoraces) bird from the Jehol Group indicative of higher-level diversity. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(2):311-321

Parent taxon: Hongshanornithidae according to M. Wang et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Archaeornithura, Hongshanornis, Parahongshanornis, Songlingornis, Tianyuornis, Yanornis, Yixianornis

Subtaxa: Longicrusavis houi

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Type: Longicrusavis houi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore