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Erolia penepusilla Brodkorb 1955 (snipe)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 210449

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

Belongs to Erolia according to P. Brodkorb 1955

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

Type specimen: Brodkorb 611, a limb element (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