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Turnix nigricollis Gmelin 1789 (Madgascar buttonquail)

PaleoDB taxon number: 371639

Alternative combination: Tetrao nigricollis

Belongs to Turnix according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Turnix suscitator, Turnix varius, Turnix velox

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mare aux Songes swamp (Sauzier collection), which is in a Holocene mire/swamp peat in Mauritius