Aizengyps toomeyae Emslie 1998 (New World vulture)

Aves - Cathartiformes - Cathartidae

Full reference: S. D. Emslie. 1998. Avian community, climate, and sea-level changes in the Plio-Pleistocene of the Florida Peninsula. Ornithological Monographs (50)1-113

Belongs to Aizengyps according to S. D. Emslie 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UF 159428, a limb element (tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Haile 7C, which is in a Blancan/Irvingtonian terrestrial horizon in Florida.

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution: found only at Haile 7C

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