PaleoDB taxon number: 333941
Full reference: T. H. Worthy, A. J. D. Tennyson, M. Archer and R. P. Scofield. 2010. First Record of Palaelodus (Aves: Phoenicopteriformes) from New Zealand. Records of the Australian Museum 62:77-88
Type specimen: NMNZ S.51799, a limb element (distal right tibiotarsus). Its type locality is HH1b Home Hills Station (H41/f90), which is in an Altonian lacustrine - large sandstone in the Bannockburn Formation of New Zealand.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore