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Songlingornis linghensis Hou 1997 (bird)

Reptilia - Ornithothoraces - Hongshanornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 197838

Full reference: L. H. Hou. 1997. Mesozoic Birds of China

Belongs to Songlingornis according to L. H. Hou 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V10913, a set of postcrania (an incomplete skeleton lacking the head and forelimb). Its type locality is Beishan Quarry, Boluochi, which is in an Aptian lacustrine mudstone in the Jiufotang Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore