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Definition of the noun Aegothelidae
What does Aegothelidae mean as a name of something?
Aegothelidae is a family of Apodiformes.
- synonym: family Aegothelidae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Aves
- order: Apodiformes
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Aegothelidae is a family of Caprimulgiformes.
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A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
Aegothelidae adipose eyelid The thickened yet transparent skin that overlies the eyes of some animals. Some fish have adipose eyelids (e.g. certain herring and mullet species); apart from a small central aperture, it covers most of the eye, ...
Encyclopedia of Islands (2009)
by Rosemary G. Gillespie, D. A. Clague
Columbidae Mauritius Psittacidae Mauritius Rallidae Rodrigues Rallidae Réunion Threskiornithidae Oceania New Zealand Acanthisittidae New Zealand Acanthisittidae New Zealand Acanthisittidae New Zealand Aegothelidae New Zealand ...
Concise Encyclopedia Biology (1996)
Family: Aegothelidae (Owlet frogmouths; 15.5—30.5 cm; 8 species in l genus, ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Aegothelidae [e'ga thel'a de] Vertebrate Zoology, a small family of birds belonging to the order Caprimulgiformes and including the owlet- nightjars or owlet-frog mouths of Australia and New ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
3Family Aegothelidae and genus Aegotheles: several species. owlish 7adjective like an owl, ...
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The value of this 12-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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