Shiriyanetta Watanabe and Matsuoka 2015 (seaduck)

Aves - Anseriformes - Anatidae

Full reference: J. Watanabe and H. Matsuoka. 2015. Flightless diving duck (Aves, Anatidae) from the Pleistocene of Shiriya, northeast Japan. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 35(6):e994745

Parent taxon: Mergini according to J. Watanabe and H. Matsuoka 2015

Sister taxa: Bucephala, Clangula, Lophodytes, Melanitta, Mergus, Ocyplonessa, Somateria

Subtaxa: Shiriyanetta hasegawai

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Type: Shiriyanetta hasegawai

Ecology: volant herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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