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Noun1.Coraciiformes - rollers; kingfishers; hornbills; hoopoes; motmots; bee eaters; todies
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
coraciiform bird - chiefly short-legged arboreal nonpasserine birds that nest in holes
family Momotidae, Momotidae - a family of birds of the order Coraciiformes
family Todidae, Todidae - a family of birds of the order Coraciiformes
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This is the first known case of intergeneric hybridization in the Coraciiformes and the second known case of hybridization in the family Momotidae (McCarthy 2006).
Currently, Coraciiformes have no apparent trends regarding neoplastic disease.
This observation is consistent with data published earlier, except for Coraciiformes represented by 1 bird in our study (9).