Cuculiformes


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Cuculiformes

[kə‚kyü·lə′fȯr‚mēz]
(vertebrate zoology)
An order of birds containing the cuckoos and allies, characterized by the zygodactyl arrangement of the toes.
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Osteologia craniana dos Cuculiformes do Novo Mundo (Aves) com implicagoes sistemdticas.
Analise filogenetica e implicagoes sistematicas e evolutivas nos Cuculiformes (Aves) com base na osteologia, comportamento e ecologia.
Orden CUCULIFORMES Familia Cuculidae Coccyzus melacoryphus Vieillot (cuclillo canela).
escasos, esparcidos, marginales a submarginales, solitarios; cuculiformes.
Cuckoos belong to the family Cuculidae within the order Cuculiformes that also includes the Musophagidae (turacos).
O genero Dispharynx foi registrado pela primeira vez em Cuculiformes, com a especie Dispharynx resticula Canavan, 1929 encontrada em Crotophaga sulcirostris Swainson, 1827, no Zoologico da Filadelfia, EUA (CANAVAN, 1929).