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Litoripes Harrison and Walker 1979 (pheasant)

Reptilia - Galliformes - Phasianidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 58256

Full reference: C. J. O. Harrison and C. A. Walker. 1979. Birds of the British Middle Eocene. Tertiary Research 5:19-27

Parent taxon: Phasianidae according to C. J. O. Harrison and C. A. Walker 1979

Sister taxa: Afropavo, Agriocharis, Alectoris, Archaeophasianus, Bonasa, Centrocercus, Coturnix, Dendragapus, Falcipennis, Filholornis, Francolinus, Gallus, Lagopus, Margaroperdix, Meleagris, Miogallus, Miophasianus, Palaeortyx, Parapavo, Pavo, Peliperdix, Perdicinae, Perdix, Phasianinae, Phasianus, Pliogallus, Plioperdix, Pternistis, Schaubortyx, Synoicus, Tetraogallus, Tetraoninae, Tetrastes, Tympanuchus

Subtaxa: Litoripes medius

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Type: Litoripes medius

Ecology: volant granivore