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Physornis Ameghino 1895 (bird)

Reptilia - Cariamae - Brontornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39468

Synonym: Aucornis Ameghino 1898 (taxon 181141)

Parent taxon: Brontornithinae according to H. M. F. Alvarenga and E. Holfing 2003

Sister taxa: Ameghinia, Brontornis, Liornis, Lophiornis, Paraphysornis

Subtaxa: Physornis fortis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore