Fluvioviridavis platyrhamphus

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Fluvioviridavis platyrhamphus
Temporal range: Early Eocene
Holotype specimen
Fossil
Scientific classification e
Missing taxonomy template (fix): Fluvioviridavis
Species: F. platyrhamphus
Binomial name
Fluvioviridavis platyrhamphus
Mayr & Daniels, 2001

Fluvioviridavis is an extinct genus of bird from the Early Eocene Green River Formation of Wyoming.[1] There is only one known species, F. platyrhamphus.

Second known specimen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nesbitt, S. J.; Ksepka, D. T.; Clarke, J. A. (2011). Iwaniuk, Andrew (ed.). "Podargiform Affinities of the Enigmatic Fluvioviridavis platyrhamphus and the Early Diversification of Strisores ("Caprimulgiformes" + Apodiformes)". PLoS ONE. 6 (11): e26350. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0026350. PMC 3227577. PMID 22140427.
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