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Haematopus Linnaeus 1758 (shorebird)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Haematopodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39586

Synonym: Palostralegus Brodkorb 1955 (taxon 83470)

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

Sister taxa: Haematopodinae, Ibidorhynchinae, Paractiornis

Subtaxa: Haematopus finschi, Haematopus moquini, Haematopus ostralegus, Haematopus palliatus, Haematopus unicolor

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore