Cuculiformes


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Cuculiformes: Cuculidae
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cuculiformes - cuckoos; touracos; etc.
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
cuculiform bird - birds having zygodactyl feet (except for the touracos)
Cuculidae, family Cuculidae - includes cuckoo; ani; roadrunner
References in periodicals archive ?
Prey Ocelot Bobcat (n = 61) (n = 20) Mammals Insectivora Cryptotis parva X Notiosorex crawfordi X X Lagomorpha Lepus californicus X X Sylvilagus Jloridanus X X Rodentia Chaetodipus hispidus X Geomys personatus X Liomys irroratus X X Neotoma micropus X X Onychomys leucogaster X Perognath us merriami X Peromyscus leucopus X X Reithrodontomys fulvescens X Sigmodon hispidus X X Artiodactyla Odocoikus virginianus X X Birds Cuculiformes Geococcyx californianus X Passeriformes Cyanocorax yucas X Icteria virens X Mirnus polyglottos X Passer X Sialia currucoides X Reptiles Squamata Sceloporus X
Other than the order Psittaciformes, air sac adenocarcinomas have been also reported in the orders of Columbiformes, Falconiformes, and Cuculiformes.
Species do differ, however, in terms of potential contact to poultry, especially birds considered to be peridomestic species of the Columbiformes, Cuculiformes, and Passeriformes orders, which are commonly associated with poultry environments.