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After Feduccia, 1996 and Sibley & Monroe, 1990

<==o "Alcedinimorphae" (kingfisher-like birds; kuningaskalastajamaiset linnut)
   |-- Bucerotimorphae ()
   `--o ALCEDINIFORMES [+Trogoniformes]
      |--o TODIOIDEA (todit)
      |  |--o Todidae (todit)
      |  |  |--o †Palaeotodus
      |  |  |  |-- †P. emryi
      |  |  |  |-- †P. escampsiensis
      |  |  |  `-- †P. itardiensis
      |  |  `--o Todus (todit)
      |  |     |-- T. multicolor (kuubantodi)
      |  |     |-- T. angustirostris (kaitanokkatodi)
      |  |     |-- T. todus (jamaikantodi)
      |  |     |-- T. mexicanus (puertoricontodi)
      |  |     `-- T. subulatus (leveänokkatodi)
      |  `--o Motmotidae (momotit)
      |     |-- †Protornis glarniensis
      |     |-- Hylomanes momotula (pikkumomotti)
      |     |-- Aspatha gularis (sinikurkkumomotti)
      |     |--o Electron (leveänokkamomotit)
      |     |  |-- E. carinatum (kanamomotti)
      |     |  `--o E. platyrhynchum (leveänokkamomotti)
      |     |     |-- E. p. platyrhynchum (Broad-billed Motmot)
      |     |     `-- E. p. pyrrholaemum (Plain-tailed Motmot)
      |     |-- Eumomota superciliosa (mustakurkkumomotti)
      |     |--o Baryphthengus (punamomotit)
      |     |  |-- B. ruficapillus (punamomotti)
      |     |  `-- B. martii (amazonianmomotti)
      |     `--o Momotus (sinipäämomotit)
      |        |-- M. mexicanus (kastanjamomotti)
      |        `--o M. momota (sinipäämomotti)
      |           |-- M. m. coeruliceps (Blue-crowned Motmot)
      |           |-- M. m. lessonii (Lesson's Motmot)
      |           |-- M. m. subrufescens (Tawny-bellied Motmot)
      |           |-- M. m. momota (Blue-diademed Motmot)
      |           `-- M. m. aequatorialis (Highland Motmot)
      `--+?-o TROGONIOIDEA [Trogoniformes] (trogonit)
         |  `-- Trogonidae (trogonit)
         `--o ALCEDINOIDEA (kuningaskalastajat)
            |-- Meropidae (mehiläissyöjät)
            `--+-- Halcyonidae (metsäkalastajat)?
               `-- Alcedinidae (Kuningaskalastajat)

Reference(s):

Feduccia, A., 1996: The origin and evolution of birds.
–Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1996, xii-420

Sibley, C. G. & Monroe, J., BL. 1990: Distribution and taxonomy of birds of the world.
--Yale University Press, New Haven & London, 1990. XXIV-1111.

 

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