Limicolavis Shufeldt 1915 (gull)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Laridae

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

Parent taxon: Laridae according to K. Lambrecht 1933

See also Shufeldt 1915

Sister taxa: Anoinae, Anous, Chlidonias, Chroicocephalus, Creagrus, Gaviota, Gelochelidon, Gyginae, Gygis, Halcyornis, Hydrocoloeus, Hydroprogne, Larinae, Larosterna, Larus, Leucophaeus, Limosavis, Onychoprion, Pagophila, Pseudosterna, Rhodostethia, Rissa, Rynchopinae, Sterna, Sterninae, Sternula, Thalasseus, Xema

Subtaxa: Limicolavis pluvianella

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lower Willow Creek (Oligocene of Oregon)

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