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Dromaius novaehollandiae Latham 1790 (emu)

Reptilia - Ratitae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53353

Alternative combination: Casuarius novaehollandiae

Synonyms: Dromaius gracilipes De Vis 1892 (no. 53355), Dromaius patricius De Vris 1888 (no. 53354), Metapteryx bifrons De Vis 1892 (no. 53356)

Belongs to Dromaius according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxon: Dromaius ocypus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore