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Wikipedia Abstract

The Gruiformes are an order containing a considerable number of living and extinct bird families, with a widespread geographical diversity. Gruiform means "crane-like".Traditionally, a number of wading and terrestrial bird families that did not seem to belong to any other order were classified together as Gruiformes.
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Aramidae (Limpkin) (1)
Gruidae (Cranes) (15)   (4)
Heliornithidae (Finfoots) (3)   (1)
Psophiidae (Trumpeters) (3)
Rallidae (Rails, Crakes & Coots) (143)   (15)   (1)

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