Coronaves diversity. Not shown: Plataleiformes.
Coronaves diversity. Not shown: Plataleiformes.
Scientific classification (Defunct)Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Ornithurae
Class: Aves
Infraclass: Neognathae
Superorder: Neoaves
Superdivision: Coronaves

Coronavians, (Coronaves) is a superdivision containing many of the land and water birds.

It contains the hoatzin, Gruiformes, bustards, turacos, loons, penguins, Procellariiformes, storks, Suliformes, Pelecaniformes, Ardeiformes, Charadriiformes, New World vultures, Accipitriformes, mousebirds, owls, cuckoo roller, trogons, Bucerotiformes, Coraciiformes, Piciformes, seriemas, falcons, parrots and passerines.[1]


Based on John Boyd III (2009)[1]:


Pelecanae White-faced-Heron444

Charadriae Long-billed Curlew

Passerae Passer melanurus (2 males)

For individual trees, see pages.


  1. ^ a b John H. Boyd III (October, 2009). "Coronaves: Tree View". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 3-12-2020.  Check date values in: |access-date=, |date= (help)
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