Amplibuteo concordatus Emslie and Czaplewski 1999 (hawk)

Aves - Accipitriformes - Accipitridae

Full reference: S. D. Emslie and N. J. Czaplewski. 1999. Two new fossil eagles from the late Pliocene (late Blancan) of Florida and Arizona and their biogeographic implications. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 89:185-198

Belongs to Amplibuteo according to S. D. Emslie and N. J. Czaplewski 1999

Sister taxa: Amplibuteo hibbardi, Amplibuteo woodwardi

Type specimen: UF 159426, a limb element (right carpometacarpus). Its type locality is Haile 7C, which is in a Blancan/Irvingtonian terrestrial horizon in Florida.

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Florida collection)

• Blancan of United States (2: Arizona, Florida)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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