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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rails.

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  • A phylogenetic analysis of the Gruiformes (Aves) based on morphological characters, with an emphasis on the rails (Rallidae).
  • Rallus longirostris/elegans complex (Aves: Rallidae) from the late Pleistocene of
  • Wingate DB (2000) Two new species of flightless rails (Aves: Rallidae) from the Middle
  • 'skulls' and 'mandibles' of two genera, the 'Dinornis' and 'Palapteryx'; and of an extinct genus, 'Notornis', allied to the 'Rallidae'; and the mandibles of a species of... for more
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