genus Porzana

genus Porzana
noun
spotted crakes
Syn: ↑Porzana
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rallidae, ↑family Rallidae
Member Meronyms: ↑spotted crake, ↑Porzana porzana

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