genus Icterus

genus Icterus
noun
type genus of the Icteridae
Syn: ↑Icterus
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Icteridae, ↑family Icteridae

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Icterus auricapillus —   Toche roblero Estado de conservación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Icterus galbula — noun a kind of New World oriole • Syn: ↑northern oriole • Hypernyms: ↑New World oriole, ↑American oriole, ↑oriole • Hyponyms: ↑Baltimore oriole, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Icterus spurius — noun the male is chestnut and black • Syn: ↑orchard oriole • Hypernyms: ↑New World oriole, ↑American oriole, ↑oriole • Member Holonyms: ↑Icterus, ↑genus Icterus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Icterus — can mean: * Icterus is the genus name for orioles in the Americas. * Icterus (medicine) is the yellow coloration of skin and mucus membranes of jaundice …   Wikipedia

  • icterus — (n.) 1706, medical Latin, from Gk. ikteros jaundice, also the name of a yellowish bird the sight of which was supposed, by sympathetic magic, to cure jaundice. As a zoological genus, from 1713 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Icterus leucopteryx — Banana Ba*na na (b[.a]*n[aum] n[.a]; 277), n. [Sp. banana, name of the fruit.] (Bot.) A perennial herbaceous plant of almost treelike size ({Musa sapientum}); also, its edible fruit. See {Musa}. [1913 Webster] Note: The banana has a soft,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • New World oriole — Icterus redirects here. For the medical condition, see jaundice. New World orioles Baltimore Oriole, Icterus galbula Scientific classification K …   Wikipedia

  • Audubon's Oriole — Taxobox name = Audubon s Oriole status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Icteridae genus = Icterus species = I. graduacauda binomial = Icterus graduacauda binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Icteridae — noun American orioles; American blackbirds; bobolinks; meadowlarks • Syn: ↑family Icteridae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Oscines, ↑suborder Oscines, ↑Passeres, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”