Grus haydeni Marsh 1870 (crane)

Aves - Gruiformes - Gruidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1870. Notice of some fossil birds, from the Cretaceous and Tertiary formations of the United States. American Journal of Science and Arts, series 2 49(145):205-217

Belongs to Grus according to K. J. Bickart 1990

See also Lambrecht 1933, Shufeldt 1915 and Wetmore 1928

Sister taxa: Grus americana, Grus grus, Grus latipes, Grus marshi, Grus melitensis, Grus minor, Grus nannodes, Grus primigenia, Grus turfa

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Grus haydeni in the database

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