Cygnus equitum Bate 1916 (swan)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Alternative combination: Anser equitum

Belongs to Cygnus according to M. Pavia and G. Insacco 2013

See also Brodkorb 1964 and Lambrecht 1933

Sister taxa: Cygnus (Olor), Cygnus atratus, Cygnus bilinicus, Cygnus buccinator, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus csakvarensis, Cygnus cygnus, Cygnus falconeri, Cygnus herenthalsi, Cygnus hibbardi, Cygnus matthewi, Cygnus olor, Cygnus paloregonus, Cygnus pristinus, Cygnus sumnerensis

Ecology: volant folivore-granivore

Distribution: found only at Contrada Annunziata (Quaternary of Italy)

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