Definition of Order struthioniformes
1. Noun. A ratite bird order: ostriches and related extinct birds; known from the Pleistocene onward.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Aves, Class Aves
Member holonyms: Family Struthionidae, Struthionidae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Struthioniformes
Literary usage of Order struthioniformes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Zoological Record ...: Being Records of Zoological Literature by Zoological Record Association (London, England), Zoological Society of London (1906)
"... Order STRUTHIONIFORMES. Ostriches and their allies ; BEEBE, Ann. Rep. New York Zool. Soc. il pp. 203-229. ..."