Birds by Order

Note: Orders based on phylogeny (evolutionary relateness)

TINAMIFORMES

Tinamidae

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GRUIFORMES

 Rallidae
Heliornithidae
Aramidae
Psophiidae

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ANSERIFORMES

Screamers
Ducks and Geese

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GALLIFORMES

Cracidae
Odontophoridae

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PODICIPEDIFORMES

Podicipedidae

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PHOENICOPTERIFORMES

Phoenicopteridae

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COLUMBIFORMES

Columbidae

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CUCULIFORMES

Cuculidae

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CAPRIMULGIFORMES

Caprimulgidae
Nyctibiidae
Steatornithidae
Apodidae
Trochilidae

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OPISTHOCOMIFORMES

 Opisthocomidae 

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EURYPYGIFORMES

 Eurypygidae 

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SPHENISCIFORMES

 Spheniscidae 

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CHARADRIIFORMES

Burhinidae 
Recurvirostridae
Haematopodidae
Charadriidae
Jacanidae
Scolopacidae
Stercorariidae
Laridae

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PROCELLARIIFORMES

Diomedeidae
Oceanitidae
Hydrobatidae
Procellariidae

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PHAETHONTIFORMES

Phaethontidae

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CICONIFORMES

Ciconiidae

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SULIFORMES

Fregatidae
Sulidae
Anhingidae
Phalacrocoracidae

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PELECANIFORMES

Pelecanidae
Ardeidae
Threskiornithidae

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ACCIPITRIFORMES

Pandionidae
Accipitridae
Cathartidae

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STRIGIFORMES

Tytonidae
Strigidae

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TROGONIFORMES

Trogonidae

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CORACIIFORMES

Momotidae
Alcenidae

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PICIFORMES

Capitonidae
Semnornithidae
Ramphastidae
Picidae

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GALBULIFORMES

Bucconidae
Galbulidae

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TROGONIFORMES

Trogonidae

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CORACIIFORMES

Momotidae
Alcenidae

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PICIFORMES

Capitonidae
Semnornithidae
Ramphastidae
Picidae

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GALBULIFORMES

Bucconidae
Galbulidae

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FALCONIFORMES

Falconidae

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PSITTACIFORMES

Psittacidae

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PASSERIFORMES

Sapayoidae
Thamnophilidae
Grallaridae
Conopophagidae 
Rhinocryptidae
Formicariidae
Furnariidae
Tyrannidae
Oxyruncidae
Cotingidae 
Pipridae

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