family Galbulidae

noun
jacamars
Syn: ↑Galbulidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Piciformes, ↑order Piciformes
Member Meronyms: ↑jacamar

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  • Galbulidae — n. A natural family of tropical American birds comprising the jacamars. Syn: family {Galbulidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galbulidae — noun jacamars • Syn: ↑family Galbulidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Piciformes, ↑order Piciformes • 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

  • piciform — [pi′sə fôrm΄] adj. of, or having the nature of, an order (Piciformes) of birds, including woodpeckers and toucans, having two front and two hind toes for clinging to vertical surfaces * * * ▪ bird Introduction  any member of the group of birds… …   Universalium

  • Piciformes — Taxobox name = Piciformes image width = 240px image caption = Male Red bellied Woodpecker, ( Melanerpes carolinus ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis = Neognathae superordo = Neoaves ordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • Jacamar — Taxobox name = Jacamars image caption= Rufous tailed Jacamar ( Galbula ruficauda ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Piciformes familia = Galbulidae familia authority = Vigors, 1825 subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • order Piciformes — noun woodpeckers; jacamars; puffbirds; barbets; honey guides; toucans • Syn: ↑Piciformes • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Piciformes — noun woodpeckers; jacamars; puffbirds; barbets; honey guides; toucans • Syn: ↑order Piciformes • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dusky-backed Jacamar — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification K …   Wikipedia

  • Coppery-chested Jacamar — Conservation status …   Wikipedia

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