family Pipridae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Pipridae - manakins
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
suborder Tyranni, Tyranni - New World flycatchers; antbirds; oven birds; woodhewers
genus Pipra, Pipra - type genus of the Pipridae containing the typical manakins
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On average, members of the family Pipridae (manakins) had the largest populations, which were nearly fourfold greater than those in Furnariidae [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2 OMITTED].
Again, our sample had considerable overlap among groups; for example, most of the frugivores were in the Family Pipridae.

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