family Atrichornithidae

noun
scrubbirds
Syn: ↑Atrichornithidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Menurae, ↑suborder Menurae
Member Meronyms: ↑Atrichornis, ↑genus Atrichornis

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  • Atrichornithidae — n. a antural family comprising the scrubbirds. Syn: family {Atrichornithidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atrichornithidae — noun scrubbirds • Syn: ↑family Atrichornithidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Menurae, ↑suborder Menurae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • passeriform — /pas euhr euh fawrm , peuh ser euh /, adj. of or pertaining to the order Passeriformes; passerine. [ < NL Passeriformes, equiv. to L passer sparrow + iformes IFORMES] * * * ▪ bird Introduction also called  passerine  or  perching bird     any… …   Universalium

  • Scrub-bird — Taxobox name = Scrub birds image width = 240px image caption = A. clamosus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes subordo = Passeri familia = Atrichornithidae familia authority = Stejneger, 1885 genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Atrichornis — noun type genus of the Atrichornithidae • Syn: ↑genus Atrichornis • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Atrichornithidae, ↑family Atrichornithidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Atrichornis — noun type genus of the Atrichornithidae • Syn: ↑Atrichornis • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Atrichornithidae, ↑family Atrichornithidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Noisy Scrub-bird — Conservation status Vulnerable ( …   Wikipedia

  • Menurae — noun lyrebirds and scrubbirds • Syn: ↑suborder Menurae • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Passeriformes, ↑order Passeriformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • suborder Menurae — noun lyrebirds and scrubbirds • Syn: ↑Menurae • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Passeriformes, ↑order Passeriformes • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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