Quiscalus Vieillot 1816 (grackle)

Aves - Passeriformes - Icteridae

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

See also Parmalee 1992 and Powell et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Agelaius, Chrysomus, Cremaster, Dolichonyx, Euphagus, Gymnomystax, Icterus, Megaquiscalus, Molothrus, Pandanaris, Pyelorhamphus, Scolecophagus, Sturnella, Xanthocephalus

Subtaxa: Quiscalus lugubris Quiscalus major Quiscalus mexicanus Quiscalus quiscula

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Ecology: volant insectivore-frugivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (2 collections), United States (8: Alabama, Florida, Ohio, Wyoming), Venezuela (1)

Total: 11 collections including 12 occurrences

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