Kookne Novas et al. 2019 (bird)

Aves - Ornithurae

Full reference: F. E. Novas, F. L. Agnolin, S. Rozadilla, A. M. Aranciaga-Rolando, F. Brisson-Egli, M. J. Motta, M. Cerroni, M. D. Ezcurra, A. G. Martinelli, J. S. D’Angelo, G. Alvarez-Herrera, A. R. Gentil, S. Bogan, N. R. Chimento, J. A. García-Marsà, G. Lo Coco, S. E. Miquel, F. F. Brito, and E. I. V. 2019. Paleontological discoveries in the Chorrillo Formation (upper Campanian-lower Maastrichtian, Upper Cretaceous), Santa Cruz Province, Patagonia, Argentina. Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales, Nueva Serie 21(2):217-293

Parent taxon: Ornithurae according to F. E. Novas et al. 2019

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

Subtaxa: Kookne yeutensis

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Type: Kookne yeutensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at La Anita (Titanosaur tibia site) (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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