PaleoDB taxon number: 234358
Full reference: D. -Y. Hu, X. Xu, L. Hou and C. Sullivan. 2012. A new enantiornithine bird from the Lower Cretaceous of Western Liaoning, China, and its implications for early avian evolution. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(3):639-645
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: PMOL-AB00245 (Paleontological Museum of Liaoning, China), a set of postcrania (partial postcranial skeleton including nearly complete furcula, left coracoid, left carpometacarpus, and first phalanx of the left alular digit; partial sternum). Its type locality is Dapingfang, which is in an Aptian lacustrine mudstone in the Jiufotang Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore