Pica Brisson 1760 (perching bird)

Aves - Passeriformes - Corvidae

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

See also Parmalee 1992, Segui 2001 and Wetmore 1962

Sister taxa: Aphelocoma, Corvus, Cyanocitta, Cyanopica, Garrulus, Gymnorhinus, Miocitta, Miocorax, Nucifraga, Palaeocorax, Perisoreus, Protocitta, Pyrrhocorax

Subtaxa: Pica hudsonia Pica mourerae Pica nuttalli Pica pica

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Ecology: volant omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection), Monaco (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (9: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Spain (1)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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