Dorypaltus Brodkorb 1959 (lapwing)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Charadriidae

Full reference: P. Brodkorb. 1959. The Pleistocene avifauna of Arredondo, Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 4(9):269-291

Parent taxon: Charadriidae according to P. Brodkorb 1959

Sister taxa: Anarhynchus, Charadriinae, Charadrius, Jiliniornis, Oreopholus, Pluvialinae, Pluvialis, Vanellinae, Vanellus

Subtaxa: Dorypaltus prophatus

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Type: Dorypaltus prophatus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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