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Related to Podicipedidae: Podicipediformes, Anatidae
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Noun1.Podicipedidae - coextensive with the order Podicipitiformes
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
genus Podiceps, Podiceps - type genus of the Podicipedidae: grebes
genus Podilymbus, Podilymbus - a genus of Podicipedidae
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It is represented essentially by the Anatidae, the Rallidae, the Podicipedidae, the Phalacrocoracidae, the Ardeidae, the Threskiornithidae, the Coconiidae, the Accipteridae, the Pandionidae, the Recurvirostridae, the Charadriidae, the Alcedinidae, the Laridae, the Sterninae and the Scolopacidae [41, 44].
stellata (Pontoppidan), red- I O throated loon Order Podicipediformes (grebes) Family Podicipedidae (grebes) Aechmophorus occidentalis I R (Lawrence), western grebe Podiceps auritus (Linnaeus), I O horned grebe P.