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Diomedea Linnaeus 1758 (albatross)

Reptilia - Procellariiformes - Diomedeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39693

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Diomedeidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Diomedavus, Notoleptos, Phoebastria, Plotornis, Thalassarche

Subtaxa: Diomedea epomophora, Diomedea exulans, Diomedea milleri, Diomedea thyridata

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore