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Chendytes lawi Miller 1925 (Law's diving-goose)

Reptilia - Anseriformes - Anatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 142718

Full reference: L. Miller. 1925. Chendytes, a diving goose from the California Pleistocene. Condor 27:145-147

Belongs to Chendytes according to G. V. Morejohn 1976

Sister taxon: Chendytes milleri

Type specimen: UCMP 27001, a set of limb elements (tibio-tarsus and tarso-metatarsus). Its type locality is Santa Monica, north, which is in a Pleistocene coastal sandstone in the San Pedro Formation of California.

Ecology: volant herbivore