† Ichthyornidae


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Serie: Amniota  ⇒ Klade: Sauropsida  ⇒ Infraklasse: Eureptilia  ⇒ ohne Rang: Romeriida  ⇒ Unterklasse: Diapsida  ⇒ Klade: Eosuchia  ⇒ Klade: Neodiapsida  ⇒ Klade: Sauria (Klade)  ⇒ Infraklasse: Archosauromorpha  ⇒ Klade: Archosauriformes  ⇒ ohne Rang: Crurotarsi  ⇒ Klade: Archosauria  ⇒ ohne Rang: Avemetatarsalia  ⇒ Klade: Ornithodira  ⇒ Klade: Dinosauromorpha  ⇒ Klade: Dinosauriformes  ⇒ Klade: Dinosauria  ⇒ Ordnung: Saurischia  ⇒ Klade: Theropoda  ⇒ Klade: Neotheropoda  ⇒ ohne Rang: Averostra  ⇒ Klade: Tetanurae  ⇒ Kohorte: Coelurosauria  ⇒ ohne Rang: Maniraptora  ⇒ Unterkohorte: Paraves  ⇒ Klasse: Aves

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Marsh, 1873

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: marine
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 76)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

Eukaryota (Domäne)

Animalia (Reich)

Eumetazoa (Mittelreich)


Nephrozoa (Klade)

Deuterostomia (Abzweig)

Chordata (Stamm)

Vertebrata (Unterstamm)

Gnathostomata (Infrastamm)

Tetrapoda (Superklasse)

Amniota (Serie)

Sauropsida (Klade)

Eureptilia (Infraklasse)

Romeriida (ohne Rang)

Diapsida (Unterklasse)

Eosuchia (Klade)

Neodiapsida (Klade)


Archosauromorpha (Infraklasse)


Crurotarsi (ohne Rang)

Archosauria (Klade)

Avemetatarsalia (ohne Rang)

Ornithodira (Klade)



Dinosauria (Klade)

Saurischia (Ordnung)

Theropoda (Klade)

Neotheropoda (Klade)

Averostra (ohne Rang)

Tetanurae (Klade)

Coelurosauria (Kohorte)

Maniraptora (ohne Rang)

Paraves (Unterkohorte)

Aves (Klasse)

Ichthyornidae (Familie)

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Actuality: 01. Dec 2023 - 06:09:00

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • B. C. Livezey, 2007 - Higher-order phylogeny of modern birds (Theropoda, Aves: Neornithes) based on comparative anatomy. II. Analysis and discussion - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (149), 1-95 (journal article, English)
  • S. L. Olson, 1975 - Ichthyornis in the Cretaceous of Alabama - Wilson Bulletin (87), 103-105 (journal article, English)
  • A. Wetmore, 1962 - Notes on fossil and subfossil birds - Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (145), 1-17 (journal article, English)
  • O. C. Marsh, 1873 - Notice of a new Species of Ichthyornis - American Journal of Science and Arts (5), 74- (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 4ZAGHAPtek2nEYvIlGEiuw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 1C0690E1-ED03-4D7A-A711-8BC8946122BB
Database ID 274772