PaleoDB taxon number: 105510
Full reference: P. Brodkorb. 1963. Catalogue of fossil birds. Part 1 (Archaeopterygiformes through Ardeiformes). Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 7(4):179-293
Type specimen: OM C.50.25-47, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Burnside, Burnside Marl, which is in a Kaiatan marine marl in the Burnside Formation of New Zealand.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore