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Eurotrochilus Mayr 2004 (swift)

Reptilia - Incessores - Trochilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91335

Full reference: G. Mayr. 2004. Old World fossil record of modern-type hummingbirds. Science 304:861-864

Parent taxon: Trochilidae according to G. Mayr 2007

Sister taxa: Anthracothorax, Chlorostilbon, Mellisuga, Ornismya, Orthorhyncus, Trochilus

Subtaxa: Eurotrochilus inexpectatus

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Ecology: volant frugivore