Bullockornis meaning

A taxonomic genus within the family Dromornithidae — a single known extinct species of large flightless bird of Australia of the middle Miocene.
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Origin of bullockornis

  • Apparently from English Bullock (“a place name”) (after Bullock Creek, Australia) + Ancient Greek ὄρνις (ornis, “bird”).
    From Wiktionary