Aquila pliogryps Shufeldt 1891 (eagle)

Aves - Accipitriformes - Accipitridae

Full reference: R. W. Shufeldt. 1891. Fossil birds from the Equus Beds of Oregon. American Naturalist 25:818-821

Belongs to Aquila according to A. Wetmore 1940

See also Hay 1902, Lambrecht 1933 and Shufeldt 1891

Sister taxa: Aquila bivia, Aquila chrysaetos, Aquila corroyi, Aquila dananus, Aquila delphinensis, Aquila edwardsi, Aquila fasciata, Aquila pennatoides, Aquila sodalis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Silver Lake, which is in a Pleistocene terrestrial horizon in Oregon

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution: found only at Silver Lake

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