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Cathartornis gracilis Miller, 1910

Slender teratorn

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

California, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Miller, L. H. (1910). The condor-like vultures of Rancho La Brea. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 6: 1-19.

 

Other references:

Stock, Chester and Harris, J. M. (1992). Rancho La Brea: A record of Pleistocene life in California. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Science Series no. 37, 7th ed.: i-xiv + 1-113.

 

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