Numenius arquata Linnaeus 1758 (Eurasian curlew)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

Alternative combination: Scolopax arquata

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Numenius according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Linnaeus 1758

Sister taxa: Numenius americanus, Numenius antiquus, Numenius borealis, Numenius gypsorum, Numenius madagascariensis, Numenius minutus, Numenius phaeopus, Numenius tahitiensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Finland (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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