Grus marshi Shufeldt 1915 (crane)

Aves - Gruiformes - Gruidae

Alternative combination: Protogrus marshi

Full reference: R. W. Shufeldt. 1915. Fossil birds in the Marsh Collection of Yale University. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 19:1-110

Belongs to Grus according to R. W. Shufeldt 1915

See also Lambrecht 1933

Sister taxa: Grus americana, Grus grus, Grus haydeni, Grus latipes, Grus melitensis, Grus minor, Grus nannodes, Grus primigenia, Grus turfa

Type specimen: YPM 888, a limb element. Its type locality is Henry's Fork, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Henry's Fork

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