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Calidris pacis Brodkorb 1955 (snipe)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 210448

Full reference: P. Brodkorb. 1955. The avifauna of the Bone Valley Formation. Florida Geological Survey Report of Investigations 14:1-57

Belongs to Calidris according to P. Brodkorb 1955

Sister taxa: Calidris alba, Calidris alpina, Calidris binagadensis, Calidris canutus, Calidris falcinellus, Calidris fuscicollis, Calidris himantopus, Calidris mauri, Calidris melanotos, Calidris minuta, Calidris minutilla, Calidris pugnax, Calidris pusilla, Calidris temminckii, Erolia penepusilla, Ereunetes rayi, Micropalama chapmani, Micropalama hesternus

Type specimen: Brodkorb 594, a limb element (proximal half of left humerus). Its type locality is American Agricultural Chemical Company, Brodkorb Locality 2, which is in a Barstovian coastal sandstone in the Peace River Formation of Florida.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore