An embryonic enantiornithine bird and associated eggs from the cretaceous of Mongolia

@article{Kurochkin2013AnEE,
  title={An embryonic enantiornithine bird and associated eggs from the cretaceous of Mongolia},
  author={Evgeny N. Kurochkin and Sankar Chatterjee and Konstantin E. Mikhailov},
  journal={Paleontological Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={47},
  pages={1252-1269}
}
Enantiornithes is the most speciose clade of Cretaceous birds, but many taxa are known from isolated postcranial skeletons. Two embryonic enantiornithine bird skeletons of Gobipipus reshetovi gen. et sp. nov. from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) Barun Goyot Formation of the Gobi Desert in Mongolia provide new insights into the anatomy, radiation, and mode of development of early avialans. In recent times, both enantiornithine and ornithuromorph birds are known from the Barun Goyot Formation as… Expand

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