Antigone canadensis Linnaeus 1758 (Sandhill crane)

Aves - Gruiformes - Gruidae

Alternative combinations: Ardea canadensis, Grus canadensis, Megalornis canadensis

Synonym: Grus proavus Marsh 1872

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 Antigone according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Broughton 2004, del Hoyo et al. 2014, Emslie 1992, Fisher 1952, Hay 1902, Lambrecht 1933, Linnaeus 1758, Parmalee 1958, Schultz and Howard 1935, Wetmore 1928, Wetmore 1931, Wetmore 1940, Wetmore 1958 and Wetmore and Martin 1930

Sister taxa: Antigone antigone, Antigone rubicunda, Antigone vipio

Subtaxa: Antigone canadensis pratensis

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (20: California, Florida, Illinois, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming collections)

• Blancan of United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of United States (1: Nebraska)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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