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Itaboravis Mayr et al. 2011 (bird)

Reptilia - Gruiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 207705

Full reference: G. Mayr, H. Alvarenga, and J. Clarke. 2011. An Elaphrocnemus−like landbird and other avian remains from the late Paleocene of Brazil. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 56(4):679-684

Parent taxon: Cariamae according to G. Mayr et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Brontornithidae, Cariamides, Gradiornis, Idiornithidae, Otides, Palaeociconiidae, Phororhacoidea, Phorusrhacidae

Subtaxa: Itaboravis elaphrocnemoides

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Type: Itaboravis elaphrocnemoides

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore