Pelagornis chilensisDutch: Pelagornis chilensis
Extinct fossil species which lived in the late Miocene. This specimen is the holotype of a newly described species (G. Mayr and D. Rubilar-Rogers, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(5):1313-1330, September 2010) Many thanks to Gerald Mayr from the Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, for allowing us to photograph this unique skull.
|Length cranium:||125 mm|
|Width (cranium):||0 mm|
|Height (cranium):||0 mm|
|Length bill:||325 mm|
|Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill)||1.38||
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