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Rufous Hornero building a nest in Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Tyranni
Infraorder: Tyrannides
Superfamily: Furnarioidea
Family: Furnariidae
Subfamily: Furnariinae
Tribe: Furnariini
Genus: Furnarius
Vieillot, 1816

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The horneros are members of the genus Furnarius in the family Furnariidae, native to South America.

The Rufous Hornero is a national emblem of Argentina, one of the several countries it inhabits.


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