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Synonyms for Coraciiformes

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The cavity-roosting and communal-roosting behaviors common to many coraciiform species may represent strategies for coping with a limited thermoregulatory capacity in the face of such conditions.
Basal metabolism is 33% greater than that predicted by the allometric equation of Aschoff and Pohl (1970b), but this conforms to the same general pattern exhibited by other small birds and by coraciiforms in general (Table 5), which exhibit BMRs equal to or greater than the allometric predictions.