Full reference: C. Mourer-Chauviré, M. Pickford, and B. Senut. 2011. The first Palaeogene galliform from Africa. Journal of Ornithology 152:617-622
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: SS 8â€™08, a limb element (almost complete right tarsometatarsus). Its type locality is Silica South, which is in a Lutetian lacustrine limestone in Namibia.
Ecology: volant herbivore
Average measurements (in mm): tarsometatarsus 56.0 x 6.2