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†subfamily Psilopterinae Dolgopol de Saez 1927 (bird)

Reptilia - Gruiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 181123

Alternative spelling: Psilopteridae

Synonyms: Pelecyornidae Ameghino 1891 (no. 181161), Pelecyorninae Ameghino 1891 (no. 181162)

Parent taxon: Phorusrhacidae according to D. Angst et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Paleopsilopterus, Procariama, Psilopterus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore