Thomasococcyx Steadman 2008 (cuckoo)

Aves - Cuculiformes - Cuculidae

Full reference: D. W. Steadman. 2008. Doves (Columbidae) and cuckoos (Cuculidae) from the early Miocene of Florida. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 48(1):1-16

Parent taxon: Cuculidae according to D. W. Steadman 2008

Sister taxa: Cacomantis, Centropodinae, Centropus, Chrysococcyx, Coccyzus, Coua, Crotophaga, Crotophaginae, Cuculinae, Cuculus, Dromococcyx, Dynamopterus, Dynamopteryx, Eocuculus, Eudynamys, Eutreptodactylus, Geococcyx, Morococcyx, Nannococcyx, Necrornis, Neococcyx, Neomorphinae, Phaenicophacinae, Urodynamis

Subtaxa: Thomasococcyx philohippus

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Type: Thomasococcyx philohippus

Ecology: volant insectivore

Distribution: found only at Thomas Farm (Miocene of Florida)

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