Gigantornis Andrews 1916 (bird)

Aves - Ornithurae - Pelagornithidae

Parent taxon: Pelagornithidae according to M. Cenizo et al. 2016

See also Carroll 1988, Harrison and Walker 1976, Lambrecht 1933, Mayr et al. 2008 and Olson 1985

Sister taxa: Caspiodontornis, Cyphornis, Dasornis, Lutetodontopteryx, Macrodontopteryx, Pelagornis, Protodontopteryx, Pseudodontornis longidentata, Osteodontornis

Subtaxa: Gigantornis eaglesomei

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Eocene of Nigeria (1 collection), Togo (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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