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Teratornis merriami Miller 1909 (Merriam's teratorn)

Reptilia - Ornithurae - Teratornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137170

Full reference: L. H. Miller. 1909. Teratornis, a new avian genus from Rancho La Brea. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(2):305-317

Belongs to Teratornis according to S. L. Olson and H. M. F. Alvarenga 2002

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 12101, a partial skull

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore