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Phaethon aethereus Linnaeus 1758 (red-billed tropicbird)

Reptilia - Pelecaniformes - Phaethontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 335257

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

Belongs to Phaethon according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Phaethon lepturus, Phaethon rubricauda

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore