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Dinornis Owen 1843 (bird)

Reptilia - Ratitae - Dinornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39297

Synonyms: Moa Reichenbach 1852 (no. 335244), Movia Reichenbach 1852 (no. 335243), Palapteryx Owen 1848 (no. 143732), Tylopteryx Hutton 1892 (no. 369694)

Parent taxon: Dinornithidae according to M. Bunce et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Dinornis dromoides, Dinornis giganteus, Dinornis ingens, Dinornis maximus, Dinornis novaezealandiae, Dinornis struthoides

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore