Synthliboramphus antiquus Gmelin 1789 (Ancient murrelet)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Panalcidae

Alternative combination: Alca antiqua

Belongs to Synthliboramphus according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also del Hoyo et al. 2014 and Guthrie 1992

Sister taxa: Synthliboramphus craveri, Synthliboramphus hypoleucus, Synthliboramphus rineyi, Synthliboramphus scrippsi, Synthliboramphus wumizusume

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), United States (16: Alaska, California)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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