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Charadrius Linnaeus 1758 (shorebird)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 124209

Synonyms: Aegialitis Boie 1822 (no. 371822), Eudromias Brehm 1831 (no. 369502), Eupoda Brandt 1845 (no. 369156), Oxyechus Reichenbach 1852 (no. 369562)

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

Sister taxa: Anarhynchus, Charadriinae, Dorypaltus, Jiliniornis, Oreopholus, Pluvialis, Vanellinae, Vanellus

Subtaxa: Charadrius alexandrinus, Charadrius bicinctus, Charadrius collaris, Charadrius leschenaultii, Charadrius mongolus, Charadrius montanus, Charadrius morinellus, Charadrius obscurus, Charadrius sanctaehelenae, Charadrius semipalmatus, Charadrius sheppardianus, Charadrius vociferus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore