Anthropornis grandis Wiman 1905 (penguin)

Aves - Sphenisciformes

Alternative combination: Pachypteryx grandis

Full reference: C. Wiman. 1905. Vorlaufige Mitteilung uber die alttertiaren Vertebraten der Symourinsel. Bulletin of the Geological Institution of the University of Upsala 6:247-253

Belongs to Anthropornis according to P. Jadwiszczak 2012

See also Ameghino 1905, Brodkorb 1963, Chavez 2007, Jadwiszczak 2006, Lambrecht 1933, Myrcha et al. 2002, Simpson 1946, Simpson 1971, Tambussi et al. 2006, Wiman 1905 and Wiman 1905

Sister taxon: Anthropornis nordenskjoeldi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Snow Hill, next to, which is in a Bartonian coastal sandstone in the La Meseta Formation of Antarctica

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Eocene of Antarctica (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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