suborder Passeres

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Noun1.suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
animal order - the order of animals
order Passeriformes, Passeriformes - largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres
oscine, oscine bird - passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
family Motacillidae, Motacillidae - pipits and wagtails
family Fringillidae, Fringillidae - finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings
family Passeridae, Passeridae - true sparrows: Old world birds formerly considered weaverbirds
Drepanididae, family Drepanididae - Hawaiian honeycreepers
family Muscicapidae, Muscicapidae - Old World (true) flycatchers
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
family Sylviidae, Sylviidae - in some classifications considered a subfamily (Sylviinae) of the family Muscicapidae: Old World (true) warblers; American kinglets and gnatcatchers
family Parulidae, Parulidae - New World warblers
family Paradisaeidae, Paradisaeidae - birds of paradise
family Icteridae, Icteridae - American orioles; American blackbirds; bobolinks; meadowlarks
family Oriolidae, Oriolidae - Old World orioles
family Sturnidae, Sturnidae - Old World starlings
Corvidae, family Corvidae - crow; raven; rook; jackdaw; chough; magpie; jay
Cracticidae, family Cracticidae - Australian birds formerly included in the family Laniidae
family Mimidae, Mimidae - sometimes considered a subfamily of Troglodytidae: mockingbirds; catbirds; thrashers
Acanthisittidae, family Acanthisittidae, family Xenicidae, Xenicidae - alternative names for the family comprising the New Zealand wrens
family Paridae, Paridae - titmice and chickadees
family Irenidae, Irenidae - a family of birds of the suborder Oscines
family Hirundinidae, Hirundinidae - swallows and martins
Artamidae, family Artamidae - wood swallows
Cinclidae, family Cinclidae - water ouzels
family Vireonidae, Vireonidae - small insectivorous American songbirds
Bombycillidae, family Bombycillidae - a family of birds of the suborder Oscines
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