Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Turnix Bonnaterre 1791 (buttonquail)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Turnicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39348

Synonym: Hemipodius Temminck 1815 (taxon 369375)

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

Sister taxon: Turnipax

Subtaxa: Turnix nigricollis, Turnix suscitator, Turnix sylvaticus, Turnix varius, Turnix velox

View classification

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore