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Noun1.Coracias - type genus of the CoraciidaeCoracias - type genus of the Coraciidae  
bird genus - a genus of birds
Coracias garrulus, European roller - common European blue-and-green roller with a reddish-brown back
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This vinculum is absent in Accipitridae, Pandion, Falco, Ardeidae, Cochleariidae, Cuculidae, Upupa, Dendrocopos, Coracias, and all passerine birds thus far studied (Hudson 1948, George and Berger 1966, Vanden Berge 1970, Raikow 1987).
Stable or increasing populations of Tetrao tetrix, Caprimulgus europaeus, Coracias garrulus, Lullula arborea, Anthus campestris and red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio) breeding and/or foraging in habitat 2320, and of Tetrao tetrix, Grus grus, Tringa glareola and Caprimulgus europaeus in the bog habitat;