Tingmiatornis Bono et al. 2016 (bird)

Aves - Ornithurae

Full reference: R. K. Bono, J. Clarke, J. A. Tarduno and D. Brinkman. 2016. A Large Ornithurine Bird (Tingmiatornis arctica) from the Turonian High Arctic: Climatic and Evolutionary Implications. Scientific Reports 6:38876:1-8

Parent taxon: Ornithurae according to R. K. Bono et al. 2016

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

Subtaxa: Tingmiatornis arctica

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Type: Tingmiatornis arctica

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Expedition Fiord, Axel Heiberg (Cretaceous of Nunavut)

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