Iaceornis Clarke 2004 (bird)

Aves - Ornithurae

Full reference: J. A. Clarke. 2004. Morphology, phylogenetic taxonomy, and systematics of Ichthyornis and Apatornis (Avialae: Ornithurae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 286:1-179

Parent taxon: Ornithurae according to J. A. Clarke 2004

Sister taxa: Apatornis, Archaeovolans, Carinatae, Cerebavis, Changzuiornis, Chaoyangiformes, Chaoyangornithiformes, Dromaeognathae, Gobipterygiformes, Guildavis, Hesperornithiformes, Ichthyornis, Kuszholia, Liaoningornithiformes, Limenavis, Lithornis, Neornithes, Odontoholcae, Odontoholomorphae, Qinornis, Tingmiatornis, Yanornithiformes, Yixianornithiformes

Subtaxa: Iaceornis marshi

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at north side, Smoky Hill River, 5 mi W Russell Springs (Cretaceous of Kansas)

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