PaleoDB taxon number: 136811
Full reference: J. I. Noriega and G. Cladera. 2008. First record of an extinct marabou stork in the Neogene of South America. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53(4):593-600
Type specimen: MEF 1363, a partial skeleton (associated partial skeleton wing and leg bones and a few fragments of the skull). Its type locality is Punta Buenos Aires, which is in a Miocene coastal mudstone/limestone in the San Madryn Formation of Argentina.
Ecology: volant carnivore