Sula magna Stucchi 2003 (booby)

Aves - Suliformes - Sulidae

Full reference: M. Stucchi. 2003. Los Piqueros (Aves: Sulidae) de la Formacion Pisco, Peru. Boletin de la Sociedad Geologica de Peru 95:75-91

Belongs to Sula according to M. Stucchi 2003

Sister taxa: Sula arvernensis, Sula brandi, Sula clarki, Sula dactylatra, Sula figueroae, Sula guano, Sula leucogaster, Sula phosphata, Sula pohli, Sula sula, Sula sulita, Sula universitatis, Sula variegata, Sula willetti

Type specimen: MUSM 219, a set of limb elements. Its type locality is Sud Sacaco, Montemar, which is in a Messinian paralic siltstone in the Pisco Formation of Peru.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Peru (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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