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Paraprefica Mayr 1999 (oilbird)

Reptilia - Caprimulgiformes - Steatornithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 93742

Full reference: G. Mayr. 1999. Caprimulgiform birds from the Middle Eocene of Messel (Hessen, Germany). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 19(3):521-532

Parent taxon: Preficinae according to G. Mayr 1999

Sister taxon: Prefica

Subtaxa: Paraprefica kelleri, Paraprefica major

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Type: Paraprefica kelleri

Ecology: volant frugivore