Jamna (bird)

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Jamna
Temporal range: Early Oligocene, 30–31 Ma
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Genus: Jamna
Bocheński et al., 2011
Type species
Jamna szybiaki
Bocheński et al., 2011

Yamna (Polish: Jamna, Polish pronunciation: [ˈjam.na]) is an extinct passeriform bird from early Oligocene deposits of Poland. It has been concluded as a frugivore or omnivore that lived in forests and shrubs.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zbigniew M. Bocheński, Teresa Tomek, Małgorzata Bujoczek and Krzysztof Wertz (2011). "A new passerine bird from the early Oligocene of Poland" (PDF). Journal of Ornithology. 152 (4): 1045–1053. doi:10.1007/s10336-011-0693-2.