Titanohierax gloveralleni Wetmore 1937 (Bahama eagle)

Aves - Accipitriformes - Accipitridae

Full reference: A. Wetmore. 1937. Bird remains from cave deposits on Great Exuma Island in the Bahamas. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 80:427-441

Belongs to Titanohierax according to J. A. Oswald and D. W. Steadman 2018

See also Olson and Hilgartner 1982 and Wetmore 1937

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCZ 2257, a set of limb elements (right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Upper Pasture Cave, Little Exuma, which is in a Pleistocene cave limestone in the Bahamas.

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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