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Related to Gaviiformes: Gruiformes, Podicipediformes
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Noun1.Gaviiformes - large aquatic birds: loons and some extinct forms
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
gaviiform seabird - seabirds of the order Gaviiformes
family Gavidae, Gavidae - loon family
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Gaviiformes (loons), podicipediformes (grebes), and procellariiformes (albatrosses, fulmars, petrels, storm petrels, and shearwaters).
A systematic study of the main arteries in the region of the heart-aves XV: Gaviiformes, Part 1.
According to Gaud and Atyeo (1979), mites of the subfamily Alloptinae are associated with a large number of sandpipers and other waterfowl such as Gaviiformes, Procellariiformes, Pelecaniformes, Ciconiiformes, Anseriformes, Gruiformes and Charadriiformes.