Brachyramphus Brandt 1837 (auk)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Panalcidae

Parent taxon: Alcinae according to N. A. Smith 2011

See also Carroll 1988, Chandler 1990, Miller and Bowman 1958 and Olson 1985

Sister taxa: Alcini, Pinguinus, Pseudocepphus

Subtaxa: Brachyramphus dunkeli Brachyramphus pliocenum

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Alaska collection)

• Blancan of United States (7: California)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: California)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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