Apodidae


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial.
Related to Apodidae: Caprimulgidae, Timaliidae

Apodidae

[ə′päd·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The true swifts, a family of apodiform birds belonging to the suborder Apodi.
References in periodicals archive ?
rufescens (Peters, 1878) Rodentia Muridae Mastomys coucha (Smith, 1834) Rodentia Cricetidae Gerbilliscus (Taterona) robustus (Cretzschmar, 1830) Rodentia Bathyergidae Unknown Aves Apodiformes Apodidae Apus affinis (J.
The cluster analysis (Figure 5) evidences the graphic distance of the aerial space which is ascribed to the fact that this is an artificial category created to represent mainly Apodidae, Hirundinidae and Falconidae species.