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Otis Linnaeus 1758 (bird)

Reptilia - Gruiformes - Otididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39600

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Otididae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Afrotis, Ardeotis, Chlamydotis, Gryzaja, Heterotetrax, Neotis, Tetrax

Subtaxa: Otis affinis, Otis agilis, Otis brevipes, Otis tarda

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore