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Explorornis nessovi Panteleyev 1998 (bird)

Reptilia - Alexornithiformes - Alexornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 194795

Full reference: A. V. Panteleyev. 1998. [New species of enantiornithines (Aves: Enantiornithes) from the Upper Cretaceous of central Kyzylkum]. Russkii Ornitologicheskii Zhurnal Ekspress Vypusk 35:3-15

Belongs to Explorornis according to A. V. Panteleyev 1998

Sister taxon: Explorornis walkeri

Type specimen: PO 4819, a set of postcrania (left coracoid). Its type locality is Kyzylkum, which is in a Cretaceous terrestrial horizon in Uzbekistan.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore