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Phasmagyps patritus Wetmore 1927 (New World vulture)

Reptilia - Cathartiformes - Cathartidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 172901

Belongs to Phasmagyps according to Wetmore 1927

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Denver Mus. Nat. Hist. No. 804. Its type locality is Trigonias Quarry, which is in a Chadronian fluvial-lacustrine volcaniclastic in the Chadron Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: volant carnivore