Fissirostres

plural noun
Fis·si·ros·tres | \ˌfisəˈräˌstrēz\

Definition of Fissirostres 

in former classifications

: a group of birds having the bill deeply cleft, including the swifts, nightjars, swallows, and others, and not representing natural relationships

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History and Etymology for Fissirostres

New Latin, from fissi- + -rostres (from Latin rostrum beak)

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