Ratitae

Definition of Ratitae

Ra`ti´tae   Pronunciation: rå`tī´tė
n. pl.1.(Zool.) An order of birds in which the wings are small, rudimentary, or absent, and the breastbone is destitute of a keel. The ostrich, emu, moa, and apteryx are examples.

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animal order, Aves, class Aves, order Tinamiformes, superorder Ratitae, Tinamiformes
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