Uintornis lucaris Marsh 1872 (woodpecker)

Aves - Piciformes - Picidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Notice of some new Tertiary and post-Tertiary birds. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 4(19-24):256-262

Belongs to Uintornis according to K. Lambrecht 1933

See also Feduccia and Martin 1976, Hay 1902, Marsh 1872, Olson 1985 and Shufeldt 1915

Sister taxon: Uintornis marionae

Type specimen: Its type locality is Henry's Fork, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming

Ecology: volant insectivore

Distribution: found only at Henry's Fork

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