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Family Aegothelidae Bonaparte 1853 (owlet-nightjar)

Reptilia - Caprimulgiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 39411

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

Sister taxa: Aegotheli, Apodidae, Caprimulgi, Caprimulgidae, Hemiprocnidae, Nyctibiidae, Podargidae, Trochilidae

Subtaxa: Aegotheles, Quipollornis

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Ecology: volant insectivore