Gallinago media Latham 1787 (great snipe)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

Alternative combinations: Capella media, Scolopax media

Belongs to Gallinago according to L. V. Gorobets and V. O. Yanenko 2018

See also Clements et al. 2017 and Olson and Rasmussen 2001

Sister taxa: Gallinago anthonyi, Gallinago azovica, Gallinago delicata, Gallinago gallinago, Gallinago hardwickii, Gallinago megala, Gallinago paraguaiae, Gallinago stenura

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Azerbaijan (1 collection)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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