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Synonyms for Cuculiformes

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The Checklist does a wonderful job detailing the classification of species within diverse Orders where placements have been historically, and even recently, difficult and complex; notably within the Cuculiformes and Passeriformes.
macroura (Linnaeus), mourning I R dove Order Cuculiformes (cuckoos) Family Cuculidae (cuckoos) Coccyzus americanus (Linnaeus), I O yellow-billed cuckoo C.
Order: Cuculiformes juan xing mu Family: Cuculidae dujuan ke Genus: Cuculus dujuan shu Species: Cuculus canorus da dujuan
Indeed, the team recommends placing hoatzins in their own suborder, Opisthocomi, in the Cuculiformes order.
Cuckoos belong to the family Cuculidae within the order Cuculiformes that also includes the Musophagidae (turacos).