Latipons Harrison and Walker 1979 (rail)

Aves - Gruiformes - Rallidae

Full reference: C. J. O. Harrison and C. A. Walker. 1979. Birds of the British Middle Eocene. Tertiary Research 5:19-27

Parent taxon: Rallidae according to C. J. O. Harrison and C. A. Walker 1979

Sister taxa: Amaurornis, Aphanapteryx, Aphanocrex, Aramides, Atlantisia, Coturnicops, Creccoides, Crex, Dryolimnas, Eocrex, Erythromachus, Fulica, Fulicinae, Gallinula, Gallinulinae, Gallirallus, Gypsornis, Hapalocrex, Himantornithinae, Hovacrex, Ibidopsis, Laterallus, Lewinia, Microtribonyx, Mundia, Nesoclopeus, Nesolimnas, Palaeorallus, Paraortygometra, Pardirallus, Parvirallus, Pleistorallus, Porphyrio, Porzana, Rallina, Rallinae, Rallus, Sarothrurinae, Tribonyx, Vitirallus, Wanshuina, Youngornis, Zapornia

Subtaxa: Latipons gardneri

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Type: Latipons gardneri

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections including 5 occurrences

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