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Messelornis Hesse 1988 (bird)

Reptilia - Gruiformes - Messelornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 241464

Parent taxon: Messelornithidae according to S. Bertelli et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Itardiornis, Pellornis, Walbeckornis

Subtaxa: Messelornis cristata, Messelornis nearctica

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore