Coraciiformes

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Coraciiformes
European roller.jpg
European Roller
Coracias garrulus
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Infraclass: Neognathae
Order: Coraciiformes
Forbes, 1884
Faimilies

Alcedinidae
Brachypteraciidae
Bucerotidae (disputit)
Cerylidae
Coraciidae
Halcyonidae
Meropidae
Momotidae
Phoeniculidae (disputit)
Todidae
Upupidae (disputit)

Global distribution o the Kingfisher an allies.

The Coraciiformes are a group o uisually colourfu near passerine birds includin the keengfishers, the bee-eaters, the rollers, the motmots, an the todies. Thay generally hae syndactyly, wi three forward-pyntin taes (an taes 3 & 4 fused at thair base), tho in mony keengfishers ane o these is missin.