The fossil family Ameghinornithidae (Mourer-Chauviré 1981): a short synopsis
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- Peters, D.S. J Ornithol (2007) 148: 25. doi:10.1007/s10336-006-0095-z
A short synopsis of the taxa included in Ameghinornithidae is presented. The rather poor fossil record suggests that these birds were (nearly?) flightless, similar to small phorusrhacids.
KeywordsAmeghinornithidae Aenigmavis Ameghinornis Strigogyps Palaeogene
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