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Primotrogon Mayr 1999 (trogon)

Reptilia - Trogoniformes - Trogonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105795

Full reference: G. Mayr. 1999. A new trogon from the Middle Oligocene of CÚreste, France. The Auk 116(2):427-434

Parent taxon: Trogonidae according to G. Mayr 2005

Sister taxa: Archaeotrogon, Harpactes, Paratrogon, Pharomachrus, Priotelus, Septentrogon, Trogon

Subtaxa: Primotrogon pumilio, Primotrogon wintersteini

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Type: Primotrogon wintersteini

Ecology: volant frugivore-insectivore