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Related to Opisthocomus: Canje Pheasant
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Noun1.Opisthocomus - type genus of the Opisthocomidae: hoatzinsOpisthocomus - type genus of the Opisthocomidae: hoatzins
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Opisthocomidae, Opisthocomidae - comprising the hoatzins
hoactzin, hoatzin, Opisthocomus hoazin, stinkbird - crested ill-smelling South American bird whose young have claws on the first and second digits of the wings
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