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Lamarqueavis australis Agnolin 2010 (shorebird)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Cimolopterygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 310827

Full reference: F. L. Agnolin. 2010. An avian coracoid from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina. Studia Geologica Salmanticensia 46(2):99-119

Belongs to Lamarqueavis according to F. L. Agnolin 2010

Sister taxa: Lamarqueavis minima, Lamarqueavis petra

Type specimen: MML 207, a limb element (Partial right coracoid). Its type locality is Cerro Tortuga, Bajo Trapalcó, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/siltstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore