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Cuculiformes

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

Description

A bird order consisting of three families, of which only the family Cuculidae (cuckoos, malkoha and coucals) are found in Singapore.

Birds with long, pointed wings and tail, and a slender body with a hooked, slender bill. True cuckoos are infamous brood…
   
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