Nupharanassa bulotorum Rasmussen et al. 1987 (shorebird)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Jacanidae

Full reference: D. T. Rasmussen, S. L. Olson, and E. L. Simons. 1987. Fossil Birds from the Oligocene Jebel Qatrani Formation, Fayum Province, Egypt. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 62:1-20

Belongs to Nupharanassa according to D. T. Rasmussen et al. 1987

Sister taxon: Nupharanassa tolutaria

Type specimen: DPC 3848, a limb element (distal end of right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Quarry M (Jebel Qatrani Formation), which is in a Rupelian fluvial sandstone in the Jebel Qatrani Formation of Egypt.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Quarry M (Jebel Qatrani Formation)

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