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Coraciiformes

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Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum/Division:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Coraciiformes

Description

The order Coraciiformes includes a group of usually colourful birds, which generally have syndactyly, with three forward-pointing toes.

 

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