• Anseriformes is an order of birds also known as waterfowl that comprises about 180 living species of birds in three families: Anhimidae (three species of screamers), Anseranatidae (the magpie goose), and Anatidae, the largest family, which includes over 170 species of waterfowl, among them the ducks, geese, and swans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anatidae is a family in the order Anseriformes . (birdforum.net)
  • The identification of species in Anseriformes as Australian dwelling organisms has been achieved by accessing the Australian Plant Census (APC) or Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) through the Atlas of Living Australia. (edu.au)
  • Published source details Guay P.J. & Iwaniuk A.N. (2008) Captive breeding reduces brain volume in waterfowl (Anseriformes). (conservationevidence.com)
  • Anseriformes are one of only two types of modern bird to be confirmed present during the Mesozoic alongside the other dinosaurs, and in fact were among the very few birds to survive their extinction, along with their cousins the galliformes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Anseriformes and the Galliformes (pheasants, etc.) are the most primitive neognathous birds, and should follow ratites and tinamous in bird classification systems. (redzet.eu)
  • The anseriformes and galliformes are thought to have survived in the cover of burrows and water, and not to have needed trees for food and reproduction. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Anseriformes and the Galliformes (pheasants, etc.) belong to a common group, the Galloanserae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diversas aves acuáticas grandes, del orden Anseriformes, especialmente las del género Anser (gansos grises) y Branta (gansos negros). (bvsalud.org)
  • Did you know that the order Anseriformes, is one of two modern bird orders that have been around since the time of the dinosaurs? (becomingjessi.com)
  • There are three families found within the order Anseriformes, with only one being cosmopolitan in terms of distribution. (becomingjessi.com)
  • also possible 'research article' on the Anseriformes found during the Age of Dinosaurs. (becomingjessi.com)
  • Anseriformes, Bucerotiformes, Falconiformes research at Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros. (bvsalud.org)