Tringa Linnaeus 1758 (snipe)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

Synonyms: Catoptrophorus Bonaparte 1827, Symphemia Rafinesque 1819, Totanus Bechstein 1803

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

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

See also Emslie 1992, Lambrecht 1933, Olson and Rasmussen 2001, Parmalee 1992 and Wetmore 1962

Sister taxa: Actitis, Arenaria, Bartramia, Calidris, Coenocorypha, Eroliinae, Gallinago, Heteroscelus, Limnodromus, Limnosinae, Limosa, Lymnocryptes, Numenius, Nuntius, Paractitis, Phalaropus, Philohela, Prosobonia, Scolopacinae, Scolopax, Totanus, Tringinae, Tryngites, Xenus

Subtaxa: Totanus lartetianus Totanus majori Totanus praecursor Totanus scarabellii Totanus totanus Tringa ameghini Tringa erythropus Tringa flavipes Tringa glareola Tringa gracillis Tringa incana Tringa melanoleuca Tringa nebularia Tringa ochropus Tringa semipalmata Tringa solitaria

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Azerbaijan (2), Ecuador (1), French Polynesia (1), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (1), Micronesia (2), Peru (1), Pitcairn (1), Puerto Rico (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tonga (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (20: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Oregon, Utah, Virginia), Venezuela (1)

• Blancan of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

Total: 38 collections including 56 occurrences

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