A new piscivorous ornithuromorph from the Jehol Biota

@article{Zhou2014ANP,
  title={A new piscivorous ornithuromorph from the Jehol Biota},
  author={Shuang Zhou and Zhonghe Zhou and Jingmai K. O’Connor},
  journal={Historical Biology},
  year={2014},
  volume={26},
  pages={608 - 618}
}
We report on a new species of basal ornithuromorph bird, Piscivoravis liigen. et sp. nov., based on a well-preserved and nearly complete specimen from the Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation in western Liaoning Province, northeastern China. The new specimen preserves several unique anatomical features previously unreported in Early Cretaceous ornithuromorphs, such as a robust furcula with strongly tapered omal tips, a broad sternum without craniocaudal elongation and large and strongly curved… 
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