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Manu antiquus Marples 1946 (bird)


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

Belongs to Manu according to B. J. Marples 1946

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