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Suborder Caprimulgi Ridgway 1888 (nightjar)

Reptilia - Caprimulgiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 99105

Parent taxon: Caprimulgiformes according to B. C. Livezey and R. L. Zusi 2007

Sister taxa: Aegotheli, Aegothelidae, Apodidae, Caprimulgidae, Hemiprocnidae, Nyctibiidae, Podargidae, Trochilidae

Subtaxa: Steatornithidae

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore