Geococcyx Wagler 1831 (cuckoo)

Aves - Cuculiformes - Cuculidae

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

See also Lambrecht 1933

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

Subtaxa: Geococcyx californianus Geococcyx conklingi

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Ecology: volant insectivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (6: Arizona, California, New Mexico collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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