Extinct birds
Systematic List
with approximate years of extinction
  english name, ornithological notes.
 by Alberto Masi

 Drepanis funerea Newton, 1893 Black Mamo (O'o nuku'umu)
  by J.G.Keulemans  from  W.Rothschild -
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--Pinguinus impennis-Ectopistes migratorius-Tympanicus cupido-Conuropsis carolinensis

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Limesteone quarry near Solnhofen, Germany
Map: quarry and fossils
Painting by Rudolf Freund
Painting by Greg Septon
Classification : 
Kingdom Animalia (animals) 
Phylum Chordata (having a hollow nerve chord ending    in a brain) 
Class Archosauria (diapsids with socket-set teeth, etc.) 
Order Saurischia (lizard-hipped dinosaurs)
Suborder Theropoda - bipedal carnivores Tetanura - advanced theropods with three fingers 
Infraorder Coelurosauria - lightly-built fast-running predators with hollow bones and large brains 
Family Archaeopteridae 
Genus Archaeopteryx 
Species Archaeopteryx  lithographica
(type species named by Hermann von Meyer,1861), 
Archaeopteryx bavarica (Wellnhofer, 1993) -