Ephippiorhynchus Bonaparte 1855 (stork)

Aves - Ciconiiformes - Ciconiidae

Parent taxon: Leptoptilini according to J. I. Noriega and G. Cladera 2008

See also Clements et al. 2017, Louchart et al. 2008 and Weesie 1982

Sister taxa: Jabiru, Leptoptilos

Subtaxa: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus Ephippiorhynchus tchoufour

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (1 collection)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Chad (1)

• Miocene of Chad (2)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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