New bird ichnites from Fildes Peninsula, King George Island, West Antarctica

V. Covacevich, P. V. Rich

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Isolated fossil (probably Oligocene or Miocene) footprints and trackways, probably made by birds, are described. The tracks of a large ground bird indicate dispersal of such a nonvolant type between South America or east Antarctica and King George Island in West Antarctica.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)245-254
Number of pages10
JournalQuarterly Review of Biology
Publication statusPublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

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