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Family Gaviidae Allen 1897 (loon)

Reptilia - Gaviiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 39707

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

Sister taxa: Lonchodytidae, Petralca

Subtaxa: Colymbiculus, Colymboides, Gavia, Gaviinae

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Type: Gavia

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore