Asiavis Nessov 1986 (bird)

Aves - Gruiformes

Full reference: L. A. Nessov. 1986. Pervaya nakhodka pozdnemelovoy ptitsy-ikhtiornisa v starom svete i nekotorye drugie kosti ptits iz Mela i Paleogena spedney Azii [The first record of the Late Cretaceous bird Ichthyornis in the Old World and some other bird bones from the Cretaceous and Paleogene of Central Asia]. Trudy Zoologicheskogo Instituta Akademiy Nauk SSSR 147:31-38

Parent taxon: Gruiformes according to L. A. Nessov 1986

Sister taxa: Anisolornis, Aramidae, Eurypygae, Grues, Gruidae, Heliornithidae, Messelornithidae, Psophiidae, Rallidae

Subtaxa: Asiavis phosphatica

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Type: Asiavis phosphatica

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Asiavis in the database

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