Qinornis Xue 1995 (bird)

Aves - Ornithurae

Full reference: X. Xue. 1995. Qinornis paleocenica - a Paleocene bird discovered in China. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 181:89-93

Parent taxon: Ornithurae according to G. Mayr 2007

See also Xue 1995

Sister taxa: Apatornis, Archaeovolans, Carinatae, Cerebavis, Changzuiornis, Chaoyangiformes, Chaoyangornithiformes, Dromaeognathae, Gobipterygiformes, Guildavis, Hesperornithiformes, Iaceornis, Ichthyornis, Kookne, Kuszholia, Liaoningornithiformes, Limenavis, Lithornis, Neornithes, Odontoholcae, Odontoholomorphae, Tingmiatornis, Yanornithiformes, Yixianornithiformes

Subtaxa: Qinornis paleocenica

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Type: Qinornis paleocenica

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Fangou Village, Shimen Town (Paleocene to Paleocene of China)

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