Taxon profile


Platydyptes Marples, 1953

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Sphenisciformes - penguins »  family Spheniscidae - penguins

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Platydyptes amiesi Marples, 1952
species Platydyptes marplesi Simpson, 1971
species Platydyptes novaezealandiae (Oliver, 1930)

Links and literature

EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [39731]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [] [as Platydyptes Marples, 1952]
Data retrieved on: 30 January 2016
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1429667]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Platydyptes Marples, 1953]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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extinct taxon