family Trogonidae

noun
coextensive with the order Trogoniformes
Syn: ↑Trogonidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Trogoniformes, ↑order Trogoniformes
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Trogon, ↑trogon, ↑Pharomacrus, ↑genus Pharomacrus

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