Rhynochetos

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Rhynochetos
Kagu Rhynchetos jubatus detail.JPG
Rhynochetos jubatus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Eurypygiformes
Family: Rhynochetidae
Genus: Rhynochetos
Verreaux & Des Murs, 1860
Species

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Rhynochetos is a genus of birds in the kagu family. It contains two species, both endemic to New Caledonia, one of which is extinct. [1]

Species[edit]

  • Rhynochetos jubatus Verreaux & Des Murs, 1860Kagu
  • Rhynochetos orarius Balouet & Olson, 1989Lowland kagu

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