subfamily Loriinae

noun
lories
Syn: ↑Loriinae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Psittacidae, ↑family Psittacidae
Member Meronyms: ↑lory, ↑Glossopsitta, ↑genus Glossopsitta, ↑Trichoglossus, ↑genus Trichoglossus

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  • Loriinae — noun lories • Syn: ↑subfamily Loriinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Psittacidae, ↑family Psittacidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lories and lorikeets — Taxobox name = Lories and lorikeets image caption = Rainbow Lorikeet at Nelson Bay, NSW, Australia. image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Psittaciformes familia = Psittacidae subfamilia = Loriinae… …   Wikipedia

  • Parrot — Taxobox name = Parrots fossil range = fossil range|54|0Early Eocene – Recent image width = 240px image caption = Peach fronted Parakeets Aratinga aurea regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves infraclassis = Neognathae ordo =… …   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

  • True parrots — Taxobox name = True parrots image caption = Blue and gold Macaws image width = 220px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Psittaciformes familia = Psittacidae familia authority = Illiger, 1811 subdivision ranks = Subfamily… …   Wikipedia

  • parrot — parrotlike, adj. parroty, adj. /par euht/, n. 1. any of numerous hook billed, often brilliantly colored birds of the order Psittaciformes, as the cockatoo, lory, macaw, or parakeet, having the ability to mimic speech and often kept as pets. 2. a… …   Universalium

  • genus Glossopsitta — noun a genus of Loriinae • Syn: ↑Glossopsitta • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Loriinae, ↑subfamily Loriinae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Trichoglossus — noun a genus of Loriinae • Syn: ↑Trichoglossus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Loriinae, ↑subfamily Loriinae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glossopsitta — noun a genus of Loriinae • Syn: ↑genus Glossopsitta • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Loriinae, ↑subfamily Loriinae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trichoglossus — noun a genus of Loriinae • Syn: ↑genus Trichoglossus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Loriinae, ↑subfamily Loriinae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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