Cerorhinca minor 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 Cerorhinca according to H. Howard 1971

See also Olson 1985

Sister taxa: Cerorhinca dubia, Cerorhinca monocerata, Cerorhinca reai

Type specimen: LACM 15408, a limb element (proximal right humerus). Its type locality is Arroyo Tiberon, which is in a Zanclean coastal horizon in the Almejas Formation of Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Mexico (1 collection)

• Miocene of Mexico (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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