Mancalla cedrosensis Howard 1971 (auk)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Panalcidae

Full reference: H. Howard. 1971. Pliocene avian remains from Baja California. Contributions in Science Los Angeles County Museum 217:1-17

Belongs to Mancalla according to H. Howard 1982

Sister taxa: Mancalla californiensis, Mancalla diegensis, Mancalla lucasi, Mancalla vergrandis

Type specimen: LACM 15373, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Arroyo Esqueletos, which is in a Zanclean coastal horizon in the Almejas Formation of Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Mexico (2 collections), United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Mexico (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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