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Taxon: Order Casuariiformes Sclater, 1880 (bird)
Classification by:

Natura - nature
   actualia - actual entities
     Mundus Plinius - physical world
       naturalia - natural bodies
         Biota
           "neomura"
             Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
               "neokaryotes" - mitochondrial eukaryotes
                 "neozoa"
                   "scotokaryotes" Cavalier-Smith, 1999
                     "podiates" Cavalier-Smith, 2013
                       Amorphea Adl et al., 2012
                         Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
                           Holozoa
                             filozoa Shalchian-Tabrizi, Minge, Espelund, Orr, Ruden, Jakobsen & Cavalier-Smith, 2008
                               Kingdom Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                                 Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                                   Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                                     Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                                       Eubilateria Ax, 1987
                                         Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                                           [crown] Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                                             Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                               [crown] Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                                 [crown] Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                                   Grade Teleostomi Bonaparte, 1836
                                                     Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                                       Sarcopterygii Romer, 1955
                                                         [crown] Rhipidistia Cope, 1887
                                                           Tetrapodomorpha Ahlberg, 1991
                                                             [crown] Osteolepidimorpha
                                                               Superclass Tetrapoda Goodrich, 1930 - tetrapods
                                                                 Reptiliomorpha Säve-Söderbergh, 1934
                                                                   Batrachosauria
                                                                     Amniota Haeckel, 1866 - amniotes
                                                                       Reptilia
                                                                         Eureptilia Olson, 1947
                                                                           Romeriida
                                                                             Diapsida Osborn, 1903
                                                                               Eosuchia Broom, 1914
                                                                                 Neodiapsida Gauthier, 1984
                                                                                   Sauria Macartney, 1802
                                                                                     Archosauromorpha von Huene, 1946
                                                                                       Archosauria Cope, 1869
                                                                                         Avesuchia
                                                                                           Avemetatarsalia Benton, 1999
                                                                                             Ornithodira
                                                                                               Dinosauromorpha
                                                                                                 Dinosauriformes
                                                                                                   Dinosauria Owen, 1842b
                                                                                                     Saurischia Seeley, 1887a
                                                                                                       Eusaurischia Padian et al., 1999
                                                                                                         Theropoda Marsh, 1881a
                                                                                                           Tetanurae Gauthier, 1986
                                                                                                             Avetheropoda Paul, 1988
                                                                                                               Coelurosauria von Huene, 1914a
                                                                                                                 Tyrannoraptora
                                                                                                                   Maniraptoriformes T. Holtz, 1996a
                                                                                                                     Maniraptora Gauthier, 1986
                                                                                                                       Paraves Sereno, 1997
                                                                                                                         Avialae Gauthier, 1986
                                                                                                                           Class Aves Linnaeus, 1758 - birds
                                                                                                                             Pygostylia
                                                                                                                               Ornithothoraces Chiappe, 1995
                                                                                                                                 Ornithuromorpha Chiappe, 2002
                                                                                                                                   Ornithurae Haeckel, 1866
                                                                                                                                     Carinatae Merrem, 1813
                                                                                                                                       Subclass Neornithes Gadow, 1893
                                                                                                                                         Cohort Palaeognathae Pycraft, 1900
                                                                                                                                           Subcohort Ratitae Merrem, 1813
                                                                                                                                             Superorder Casuariimorphae B.C. Livezey & R.L. Zusi, 2007
                                                                                                                                               Order Casuariiformes Sclater, 1880
                                                                                                                                                 1 Family Casuariidae Kaup, 1847 - cassowaries
                                                                                                                                                 2 Family Dromaiidae Huxley, 1868 - emus

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