Hadrogyps Emslie 1988 (New World vulture)

Aves - Cathartiformes - Cathartidae

Full reference: S. D. Emslie. 1988. An early condor-like vulture from North America. The Auk 105(3):529-535

Parent taxon: Vulturidae according to S. D. Emslie 1988

Sister taxa: Catharista, Cathartes, Cathartidarum, Cathartinae, Coragyps, Gymnogyps, Kuntur, Palaeogyps, Phasmagyps, Pliogyps, Sarcoramphus, Tapinopus, Teratornithinae, Vultur, Diatopornis, Dryornis, Geronogyps, Aizengyps, Perugyps, Diatropornis, Breagyps, Wingegyps

Subtaxa: Hadrogyps aigialeus

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Type: Hadrogyps aigialeus

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution: found only at Sharktooth Hill (Miocene of California)

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