Genus: Lenesornis KUROCHKIN, 1996
Etymology: In honor of the late Lev. A. NESOV, paleontologist from Saint-Petersburg, in recognition of his contribution to the understanding of the palaeontology of Eurasia, and Greek, ornis, “bird”: Lev A. Nesov’s bird.

Species: maltschevskyi (NESOV, 1986) KUROCHKIN, 1996
= Ichthyornis maltschevskyi NESOV, 1986 non MARSH, 1872

Holotype: PO 3434

Locality: Locality CBI-14, Dzhyrakuk, Kizylkum Desert, Navoi District, Bukhara Region, Uzbekistan.

Horizon: Bissekty Formation.


Age: Coniacian Stage, Lower Senonian Subepoch, Lower Gulf Epoch, Late Cretaceous.

Material: Cranial half of the synsacrum.