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Order Apodiformes
The birds in this order are very small and have short legs and tiny feet! They have long primary feathers and short secondary feathers. Their young are blind, naked, and helpless at birth. There are three families in this order: Apodidae, Trochilidae... More >>

Apodiformes - Wikipedia

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Traditionally, the bird order Apodiformes contained three living families: the swifts (Apodidae), the tree swifts (Hemiprocnidae), and the hummingbirds ...

Apodiformes - Tree of Life Web Project

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References. Chantler, P. 2000. Swifts: A Guide to the Swifts and Treeswifts of the World. 2nd ed. Yale University Press, New Haven. Chubb, A. L. 2004. Nuclear ...

apodiform | bird | Britannica.com

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Sep 1, 2009 ... Apodiformes any member of one of two groups of birds, the swifts and the hummingbirds, that are very different from one another in general ...

ADW: Apodiformes: CLASSIFICATION

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Apodiformeshummingbirds and swifts(Also: swifts and hummingbirds). Facebook. Twitter. KingdomAnimaliaanimals. Animalia: information (1) · Animalia: ...

Hummingbird: taxonomy, Apodiformes, Trochilidae

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Hummingbird: Theer are 338 species of hummingbirds classified in Apodiformes: Trochilidae; all occur in the Western Hemisphere.

Apodiformes - definition of Apodiformes by The Free Dictionary

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apodiform bird - nonpasserine bird having long wings and weak feet; spends much of its time in flight. Apodidae, family Apodidae - swifts; in former ...

BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Apodiformes ...

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hummingbirds and swifts. Apodiformes. There are over 420 species in this order of birds. Swifts are found all over the world while hummingbirds are only found ...

Order Apodiformes: Swifts and Hummingbirds - The Wild Classroom

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Apodiformes. This order consists of 3 families of birds. Swifts are found around the world but hummingbirds are new-world species only. Sun-birds and ...

Hummingbirds and Swifts - Apodiformes - The Animal Encyclopedia

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Feb 17, 2016 ... Hummingbirds and swifts (Apodiformes) are a small birds that are highly adapted for specialized flight. Members of this group have very short ...