Pterocles Temminck 1815 (sandgrouse)

Aves - Columbiformes - Pteroclidae

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

See also Carroll 1988, Lambrecht 1933, Olson 1985 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxon: Syrrhaptes

Subtaxa: Pterocles larvatus Pterocles personatus Pterocles sepultus Pterocles validus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Madagascar (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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