subfamily Anserinae

noun
used in some classifications for the swans
Syn: ↑Anserinae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Anatidae, ↑family Anatidae

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  • Anserinae — n. 1. 1 a family name used in some classifications for the swans. Syn: subfamily {Anserinae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anserinae — noun used in some classifications for the swans • Syn: ↑subfamily Anserinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Anatidae, ↑family Anatidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anserinae — Taxobox name = Anserinae image width = 200px image caption = A Swan Goose ( Anser cygnoides ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae subfamilia = Anserinae subfamilia authority = Vigors, 1825… …   Wikipedia

  • Anatidae — Taxobox name = Ducks, geese and swans image width = 260px image caption = Black bellied Whistling Duck ( Dendrocygna autumnalis ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis = Neognathae superordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • Goose — Taxobox name = Goose image width = 240px image caption = Canada Goose, Branta canadensis regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves superordo = Galloanserae ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae subfamilia = Anserinae tribus = Anserini… …   Wikipedia

  • bird family — noun a family of warm blooded egg laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Struthionidae, ↑family Struthionidae, ↑Casuaridae, ↑family Casuaridae, ↑Apterygidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Swan — For other uses, see Swan (disambiguation). Swans Mute Swans (Cygnus olor) Scientific classification Ki …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Barren Goose — Conservation status Least Concern …   Wikipedia

  • Coscoroba Swan — Conservation status Least Concern ( …   Wikipedia

  • Anseriformes — Taxobox name = Anseriformes image width = 220px image caption = Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus ), a member of the Anatidae regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis = Galloanserae ordo = Anseriformes… …   Wikipedia

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