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Qiliania graffini Ji et al. 2011 (bird)

Reptilia - Enantiornithes

PaleoDB taxon number: 186992

Full reference: S.-A. Ji, J. Atterholt, J. K. O'Connor, M. C. Lamanna, J. D. Harris, D.-Q. Li, H.-L. You and P. Dodson. 2011. A new, three-dimensionally preserved enantiornithine bird (Aves: Ornithothoraces) from Gansu Province, north-western China. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 162:201-219

Belongs to Qiliania according to S.-A. Ji et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: FRDC-05-CM-006, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Changma, Yumen, which is in an Aptian lacustrine mudstone/shale in the Xiagou Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore