The fossil avifauna of the tar seeps Las Breas de San Felipe, Matanzas, Cuba.

@article{Surez2020TheFA,
  title={The fossil avifauna of the tar seeps Las Breas de San Felipe, Matanzas, Cuba.},
  author={William Su{\'a}rez},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2020},
  volume={4780 1},
  pages={
          zootaxa.4780.1.1
        }
}
  • W. Suárez
  • Published 22 May 2020
  • Environmental Science, Biology
  • Zootaxa
The Cuban fossil avifauna, prior to this study, included 30 extinct and extirpated valid taxa. In the present contribution, we review the fossil avifauna from Las Breas de San Felipe, and in so doing increase the diversity of Cuban fossil birds to 36 species with the description of a New World vulture, Coragyps seductus sp. nov., three accipitrids, Gigantohierax itchei sp. nov., Buteogallus royi sp. nov., and Buteo sanfelipensis sp. nov., a small caracara, Milvago diazfrancoi sp. nov., plus… 

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