PaleoDB taxon number: 144010
Full reference: B. J. Marples. 1946. Notes on some neognathous bird bones from the early Tertiary of New Zealand. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 76(2):132-134
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: OM C.45.7, an other (partial furcula). Its type locality is Duntroon (Kokoamu Greensand), which is in a Duntroonian offshore shelf limestone in the Kokoamu Greensand Formation of New Zealand.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore