pallas's sandgrouse

pallas's sandgrouse
noun
Eurasiatic sandgrouse with a black patch on the belly
Hypernyms: ↑sandgrouse, ↑sand grouse
Member Holonyms: ↑Syrrhaptes, ↑genus Syrrhaptes

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noun
Usage: usually capitalized P
Etymology: after Peter S. Pallas
: a Eurasiatic sandgrouse (Syrrhaptes paradoxus) that has long sharply-pointed tail feathers, wings without white markings, and a conspicuous black patch on the belly

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