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Related to Haematopodidae: Recurvirostridae
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Noun1.Haematopodidae - oystercatchers
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Charadrii, suborder Charadrii - shorebirds: plovers; sandpipers; avocets; phalaropes; coursers; stone curlews
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El orden con mayor numero de especies de aves es Charadriiformes con 62 especies; el cual esta representado por nueve familias Charadriidae, Haematopodidae, Recurvirostridae, Burhinidae, Scolopacidae, Thinocoridae, Stercorariidae, Laridae y Rhynchopidae.