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Nanortyx Weigel 1963 (New World quail)

Reptilia - Galliformes - Odontophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67341

Full reference: R. D. Weigel. 1963. Oligocene birds from Saskatchewan. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 26(3):257-262

Parent taxon: Odontophoridae according to R. D. Weigel 1963

Sister taxa: Callipepla, Colinus, Lophortyx, Miortyx, Oreortyx

Subtaxa: Nanortyx inexpectatus

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Type: Nanortyx inexpectatus

Ecology: volant herbivore