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Arenaria Brisson 1760 (snipe)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186394

Synonym: Strepsilas Illiger 1811 [objective synonym] (taxon 368541)

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

Sister taxa: Actitis, Bartramia, Calidris, Coenocorypha, Eroliinae, Gallinago, Heteroscelus, Limnodromus, Limnosinae, Limosa, Lymnocryptes, Numenius, Nuntius, Paractitis, Phalaropus, Philohela, Prosobonia, Scolopacinae, Scolopax, Totanus, Tringa, Tringinae, Tryngites, Xenus

Subtaxa: Arenaria interpres, Arenaria melanocephala

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore