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Bathoceleus hyphalus Brodkorb 1959 (woodpecker)

Reptilia - Piciformes - Picidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 290145

Full reference: P. Brodkorb. 1959. Pleistocene birds from New Providence Island, Bahamas. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 4(11):349-371

Belongs to Bathoceleus according to P. Brodkorb 1959

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UF 3209, a set of postcrania (right coracoid). Its type locality is Banana Hole (UF collection), which is in a Pleistocene/Holocene sinkhole limestone in the Bahamas.

Ecology: volant insectivore