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Dysmoropelia dekarchiskos Olson 1975 (Saint Helena dove)

Reptilia - Columbiformes - Columbidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 335272

Full reference: S. L. Olson. 1975. Paleornithology of St. Helena Island, South Atlantic Ocean. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 23:1-49

Belongs to Dysmoropelia according to S. L. Olson 1975

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 175955, a limb element (right coracoid). Its type locality is Sugarloaf Hill, site 1, which is in a Pleistocene eolian sandstone in Saint Helena.

Ecology: volant frugivore-granivore