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Aegotheles Vigors and Horsfield 1827 (owlet-nightjar)

Reptilia - Caprimulgiformes - Aegothelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 143820

Synonym: Megaegotheles Scarlett 1968 (taxon 39413)

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

Sister taxon: Quipollornis

Subtaxa: Aegotheles cristatus, Aegotheles novaezealandiae, Aegotheles savesi

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Ecology: volant insectivore