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Hirundo Linnaeus 1758 (swallow)

Reptilia - Passeriformes - Hirundinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 191577

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: Hirundinidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Cecropis, Delichon, Petrochelidon, Phedina, Riparia, Tachycineta

Subtaxa: Hirundo fossilis, Hirundo neoxena, Hirundo rustica, Hirundo tahitica

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Ecology: volant insectivore