Opinions from G. C. Gould and I. R. Quitmyer 2005

  • 'Andalgalornis belongs to Patagornithinae'
  • 'Andrewsornis belongs to Patagornithinae'
  • 'Andrewsornis abbotti belongs to Andrewsornis'
  • 'Brontornis belongs to Brontornithinae'
  • 'Brontornis burmeisteri belongs to Brontornis'
  • 'Brontornithidae was reranked as the subfamily Brontornithinae and belongs to Phorusrhacidae'
  • 'Cariama belongs to Cariamidae'
  • 'Cariamae belongs to Ralliformes'
  • 'Cariamidae belongs to Cariamae'
  • 'Chunga belongs to Cariamidae'
  • 'Chunga burmeisteri belongs to Chunga' according to Hartlaub 1860
  • 'Chunga burmeisteri belongs to Chunga'
  • 'Devincenzia belongs to Phorusrhacinae'
  • 'Mesembriornis belongs to Mesembriornithinae'
  • 'Mesembriornis milneedwardsi belongs to Mesembriornis'
  • 'Mesembriornithinae belongs to Phorusrhacidae'
  • 'Palamedea cristata is recombined as Cariama cristata'
  • 'Paleopsilopterus belongs to Psilopterinae'
  • 'Paleopsilopterus itaboraiensis belongs to Paleopsilopterus'
  • 'Paraphysornis belongs to Brontornithinae'
  • 'Patagornis belongs to Patagornithinae'
  • 'Patagornis bachmanni is recombined as Psilopterus bachmanni'
  • 'Patagornis lemoinei is recombined as Psilopterus lemoinei'
  • 'Patagornis marshi belongs to Patagornis'
  • 'Patagornithinae belongs to Phorusrhacidae'
  • 'Phororhacos affinis is recombined as Psilopterus affinis'
  • 'Phororhacos longissimus is recombined as Phorusrhacos longissimus'
  • 'Phororhacos pozzi is recombined as Devincenzia pozzi'
  • 'Phororhacos steulleti is recombined as Andalgalornis steulleti'
  • 'Phororhacosidae is corrected as Phororhacidae and belongs to Cariamae'
  • 'Phorusrhacinae belongs to Phorusrhacidae'
  • 'Phorusrhacos belongs to Phorusrhacinae'
  • 'Physornis belongs to Brontornithinae'
  • 'Physornis brasiliensis is recombined as Paraphysornis brasiliensis'
  • 'Physornis fortis belongs to Physornis'
  • 'Procariama simplex belongs to Procariama'
  • 'Prophororhacos incertus is recombined as Mesembriornis incertus'
  • 'Psilopteridae was reranked as the subfamily Psilopterinae and belongs to Phorusrhacidae'
  • 'Psilopterus belongs to Psilopterinae'
  • 'Psilopterus colzecus belongs to Psilopterus'
  • 'Titanis belongs to Phorusrhacinae'
  • 'Titanis walleri belongs to Titanis'