Unexpected diversity of ratites (Aves, Palaeognathae) in the early Cenozoic of South America: palaeobiogeographical implications

@article{Agnoln2017UnexpectedDO,
  title={Unexpected diversity of ratites (Aves, Palaeognathae) in the early Cenozoic of South America: palaeobiogeographical implications},
  author={F. Agnol{\'i}n},
  journal={Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={101 - 111}
}
  • F. Agnolín
  • Published 2017
  • Biology
  • Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology
Agnolin, F.L., July 2016. Unexpected diversity of ratites (Aves, Palaeognathae) in the early Cenozoic of South America: palaeobiogeographical implications. Alcheringa 41, xxx–xxx. ISSN 0311-5518. Ratitae is represented in South America exclusively by Rheidae. Recently, the oldest purported fossil rheid, Diogenornis fragilis, was attributed by several authors to various other ratite clades. A new revision of museum fossil specimens from Argentina has resulted in the discovery of several ratite… Expand
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