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Colinus Goldfuss 1820 (bobwhite)

Reptilia - Galliformes - Odontophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 129783

Synonym: Ortyx Stephens 1819 [replaced name] (taxon 161523)

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

Sister taxa: Caccabis, Callipepla, Cyrtonyx, Miortyx, Nanortyx, Odontophorus, Oreortyx, Ptilopachinae

Subtaxa: Colinus cristatus, Colinus eatoni, Colinus suilium, Colinus virginianus

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Ecology: volant herbivore