suborder Clamatores

suborder Clamatores
noun
used in some classification systems; a suborder or superfamily nearly coextensive with suborder Tyranni; Passeriformes having relatively simple vocal organs and little power of song; clamatorial birds
Syn: ↑Clamatores
Derivationally related forms: ↑clamatorial (for: ↑Clamatores)
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Passeriformes, ↑order Passeriformes

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  • Clamatores — noun used in some classification systems; a suborder or superfamily nearly coextensive with suborder Tyranni; Passeriformes having relatively simple vocal organs and little power of song; clamatorial birds • Syn: ↑suborder Clamatores •… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • order Passeriformes — noun largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres • Syn: ↑Passeriformes • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Passeriformes — noun largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres • Syn: ↑order… …   Useful english dictionary

  • clam|a|to|ri|al — «KLAM uh TR ee uhl, TOHR », adjective. of or having to do with a group of perching birds, sometimes with harsh voices, or musical call notes, such as the flycatchers. ╂[< New Latin Clamatores the suborder name (< Latin clāmātōr clamorer… …   Useful english dictionary

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