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Category:Cathartiformes - BirdForum Opus

Order: Cathartiformes



If recognized, Cathartiformes would be a monotypic order which was home for the family Cathartidae. SACC is among the authorities that recognize Cathartiformes, but so far not Clements, which Opus follows at this level of taxonomy.


  1. Clements, James F. 2007. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to October 2007. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. ISBN 9780801445019
  2. SACC proposal to recognize Cathartiformes

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