finfoot

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Related to Heliornithidae: Sungrebe, Threskiornithidae, finfoots

finfoot

(ˈfɪnˌfʊt)
n, pl -foots
(Animals) any aquatic bird of the tropical and subtropical family Heliornithidae, having broadly lobed toes, a long slender head and neck, and pale brown plumage: order Gruiformes (cranes, rails etc). Also called: sungrebe
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