An order, or suborder, including the kamichi, and allied South American birds; -- called also screamers. In many anatomical characters they are allied to the Anseres, but they externally resemble the wading birds.
In Sclater's system of classification (1880), an order of birds, containing just the household Palamedeidæ.
Definition for "palamedeae"
An order, or suborder, including the kamichi, and…