Taubatornis Olson and Alvarenga 2002 (teratorn)

Aves - Cathartiformes - Cathartidae

Full reference: S. L. Olson and H. M. F. Alvarenga. 2002. A new genus of small teratorn from the Middle Tertiary of the Taubaté Basin, Brazil (Aves: Teratornithidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 115(4):701-705

Parent taxon: Teratornithidae according to S. L. Olson and H. M. F. Alvarenga 2002

Sister taxa: Aiolornis, Argentavis, Cathartornis, Teratornis

Subtaxa: Taubatornis campbelli

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Type: Taubatornis campbelli

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution: found only at Santa FĂ© Farm (Oligocene to Miocene of Brazil)

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