Apatosagittarius Feduccia and Voorhies 1989 (hawk)

Aves - Accipitriformes - Accipitridae

Full reference: A. Feduccia and M. R. Voorhies. 1989. Miocene hawk converges on Secretarybird. Ibis 131(3):349-354

Parent taxon: Accipitridae according to A. Feduccia and M. R. Voorhies 1989

Sister taxa: Accipiter, Accipitrinae, Aegypiinae, Amplibuteo, Aquila, Aquilavus, Aquilinae, Aviceda, Butastur, Buteo, Buteogallus, Buteoninae, Calohierax, Circinae, Circus, Clanga, Elanoides, Elanus, Geranoaetus, Gypaetinae, Gypaetus, Gypohierax, Gyps, Haliaeetus, Haliastur, Harpia, Hieraaetus, Ictinaetus, Ictinia, Macheiramphus, Melierax, Milvinae, Milvoides, Milvus, Miohierax, Necrastur, Necrosyrtes, Neogyps, Neophron, Neophrontops, Palaeastur, Palaeolestes, Palaetus, Parabuteo, Pernis, Proictinia, Rupornis, Spizaetus, Stephanoaetus, Titanohierax, Trigonoceps, Uroaetus, Urubitinga, Vulturidarum

Subtaxa: Apatosagittarius terrenus

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Type: Apatosagittarius terrenus

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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