Synthliboramphus Brandt 1837 (auk)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Panalcidae

Synonym: Endomychura Oberholser 1899

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

See also Carroll 1988, Chandler 1990, Guthrie 1992, Olson 1985, Peters 1934, Peterson 1999 and Smith 2011

Sister taxa: Aethiinae, Alca, Alcinae, Alle, Cepphus, Cerorhinca, Fratercula, Fraterculinae, Mancallinae, Miocepphus, Nautilornithinae, Petralcinae, Uria

Subtaxa: Synthliboramphus antiquus Synthliboramphus hypoleucus Synthliboramphus rineyi

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Mexico (1), United States (16: Alaska, California)

• Blancan of United States (5: California)

• Pliocene of Mexico (1), United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Mexico (1)

Total: 26 collections including 31 occurrences

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