Geronticus Wagler 1832 (bald ibis)

Aves - Pelecaniformes - Threskiornithidae

Parent taxon: Threskiornithidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Mlikovsky 2002

Sister taxa: Bostrychia, Cercibis, Eudocimus, Lophotibis, Mesembrinibis, Milnea, Nipponia, Phimosus, Platalea, Plataleinae, Plegadis, Protibis, Pseudibis, Rhynchaeitinae, Thaumatibis, Threskiornis, Threskiornithinae, Vadaravis, Xenicibis

Subtaxa: Geronticus eremita Geronticus perplexus

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Ecology: volant carnivore


• Quaternary of France (1 collection), Italy (2), Spain (1)

• Pliocene of South Africa (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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