Anna Díaz
Spanish National Research Council
Publications 2
#1Enric Torres-Roig (University of Barcelona)
#2Anna Díaz (CSIC: Spanish National Research Council)
Last.Josep Antoni Alcover (CSIC: Spanish National Research Council)H-Index: 19
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Abstract A palaeornithological assemblage from the early Pliocene of Mallorca (Balearic Islands) is documented on 583 fossil bones from Na Burguesa-1 site. Ten different taxa have been identified: two Tytonidae, one small-sized Strigidae, one Phasianidae, one Charadriiform, and at least five Passeriformes. The specimens included in the Tytonidae correspond to a giant Barn Owl, Tyto sp. 1, with size similar to Tyto robusta, and a second Barn Owl, Tyto sp. 2, similar in size to Tyto sanctialbani. ...
Consell Insular de Mallorca [infrastructure funding]; IMEDEA (UIB-CSIC) [expedition funding]; Research Project CGL2012-38087 (Direccion General de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnica, Spanish Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad) [research funding]