Anatalavis Olson and Parris 1987 (waterfowl)

Aves - Anseriformes

Full reference: S. L. Olson and D. C. Parris. 1987. The Cretaceous birds of New Jersey. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 63:1-22

Parent taxon: Anatoidea according to J. A. Clarke et al. 2005

See also Mayr and Smith 2001, Olson 1999, Olson and Parris 1987 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Presbyornithidae

Subtaxa: Anatalavis oxfordi Anatalavis rex

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Ecology: volant herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: New Jersey)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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