Phalacrocorax anatolicus Paicheler et al. 1978 (cormorant)

Aves - Suliformes - Phalacrocoracidae

Full reference: J. C. Paicheler, F. de Broin, J. Gaudant, C. Mourer-Chauvire, J. C. Rage and C. Vergnaud-Grazzini. 1978. Le bassin lacustre Miocene de Bes-Konak (Anatolie-Turquie): geologie et introduction a la paleontologie des vertebres. Geobios 11(1):43-65

Belongs to Phalacrocorax according to J. C. Paicheler et al. 1978

Sister taxa: Phalacrocorax aristotelis, Phalacrocorax auritus, Phalacrocorax bougainvillii, Phalacrocorax brasilianus, Phalacrocorax capensis, Phalacrocorax capillatus, Phalacrocorax carbo, Phalacrocorax carunculatus, Phalacrocorax chapalensis, Phalacrocorax featherstoni, Phalacrocorax femoralis, Phalacrocorax filyawi, Phalacrocorax goletensis, Phalacrocorax idahensis, Phalacrocorax intermedius, Phalacrocorax kennelli, Phalacrocorax leptopus, Phalacrocorax longipes, Phalacrocorax macer, Phalacrocorax macropus, Phalacrocorax marinavis, Phalacrocorax mediterraneus, Phalacrocorax mongoliensis, Phalacrocorax neglectus, Phalacrocorax novaezealandiae, Phalacrocorax pelagicus, Phalacrocorax penicillatus, Phalacrocorax perspicillatus, Phalacrocorax praecarbo, Phalacrocorax punctatus, Phalacrocorax purpurascens, Phalacrocorax reliquus, Phalacrocorax risgoviensis, Phalacrocorax rogersi, Phalacrocorax varius, Phalacrocorax wetmorei, Stictocarbo kumeyaay

Type specimen: DER 98, a limb element (left coracoid). Its type locality is Bes-Konak, which is in an Aquitanian lacustrine - large diatomite in Turkey.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bes-Konak

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