Rheidae


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Related to Rheidae: Rhea americana, nandu
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Noun1.Rheidae - a family of birds coextensive with the order Rheiformes
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
order Rheiformes, Rheiformes - a ratite bird order: birds intermediate in characteristics between ostriches and emus: recent and extinct rheas
genus Rhea - type genus of the Rheidae; large tall flightless South American birds similar to but smaller than ostriches
genus Pterocnemia, Pterocnemia - a genus of birds of the family Rheidae
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Las aves que predominan pertenecen al orden de los Ciconiiformes (Ciconiae y Ardeae), y tambien a las familias de los animidos y anatidos, y a la familia Rheidae (Rhea americana) (Manzi y Gallardo 1970).
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