genus Ixobrychus

noun
bitterns
Syn: ↑Ixobrychus
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ardeidae, ↑family Ardeidae
Member Meronyms: ↑least bittern, ↑Ixobrychus exilis

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  • Ixobrychus — n. A genus of birds consisting of certain of the bitterns. Syn: genus {Ixobrychus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ixobrychus — Taxobox name = Ixobrychus image width = 200px image caption = Ixobrychus minutus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Ciconiiformes familia = Ardeidae genus = Ixobrychus genus authority = Billberg, 1828 subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Ixobrychus — noun bitterns • Syn: ↑genus Ixobrychus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ardeidae, ↑family Ardeidae • Member Meronyms: ↑leas …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ixobrychus exilis — noun small American bittern • Syn: ↑least bittern • Hypernyms: ↑bittern • Member Holonyms: ↑Ixobrychus, ↑genus Ixobrychus …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird genus — noun a genus of birds • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Protoavis, ↑genus Archaeopteryx, ↑genus Archeopteryx, ↑genus Sinornis, ↑genus Ibero mesornis, ↑gen …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bittern — Taxobox name = Bitterns image caption = Least Bittern regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Ciconiiformes familia = Ardeidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Ixobrychus Billberg, 1828 Botaurus Stephens, 1819Bitterns… …   Wikipedia

  • List of birds of Bulgaria — The list of Bulgarian birds includes all bird species which have been seen in the country. Birds marked with (W) are species which spend the winter in Bulgaria but do not breed there, birds marked with (V) are vagrant species and birds marked… …   Wikipedia

  • Little Bittern — Taxobox name = Little Bittern status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=BirdLife International|year=2004|id=49606|title=Ixobrychus minutus|downloaded=12 May 2006 Database entry includes justification for why this… …   Wikipedia

  • New Zealand Little Bittern — (Adult male Juv. male) Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Heron — Taxobox name = Herons image width = 200px image caption = Snowy Egret, Egretta thula . Note the chicks in the nest. regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis = Neognathae superordo = Neoaves ordo =… …   Wikipedia

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