A New Enantiornithine Bird from the Lower Cretaceous of Western Liaoning, China

@inproceedings{Hu2011ANE,
  title={A New Enantiornithine Bird from the Lower Cretaceous of Western Liaoning, China},
  author={Dongyu Hu and Li Li and Lianhaim Hou and Xing Xu},
  year={2011}
}
A new enantiornithine bird, Bohaiornis guoi, gen. et sp. nov., is described in this paper. The holotype, presumably a sub-adult, is a complete, fully articulated skeleton from the Lower Cretaceous Yixian Formation of western Liaoning, northeastern China. Bohaiornis exhibits some similarity in morphology to Eoenantiornis, but Bohaiornis is much larger than Eoenantiornis and differs from all previously known enantiornithine birds including Eoenantiornis in having the following features: caudal… CONTINUE READING

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