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Category:Smutsornis - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Smutsornis

Description

Taxonomy

Smutsornis would be a genus in the family Glareolidae.

Smutsornis vs. Rhinoptilus

Some authorities (Clements, 2007) place Double-banded Courser in the monotypic genus Smutsornis. However Howard & Moore (2003) and Sibley & Monroe (1996) place it within the genus Rhinoptilus and the Opus awaits clarification.

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