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Definition of the noun apodiformes

What does apodiformes mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. swifts; hummingbirds

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Google previewTropical Biology and Conservation Management - Volume X (2009)

Savanna Ecosystems by Kleber Del Claro, Paulo S. Oliveira, Victor Rico-Gray

The Order Passeriformes include 58% of all extant bird species and among the non-passerines, the Apodiformes is the most diverse order, totaling roughly 443 species, which is about 4% of the total of world bird species. The most ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Apodidae (swifts, swiftlets; class *Aves, order *Apodiformes) A family of medium to small birds that have small, short bills and a wide gape. They have long, curved, narrow wings, a short tail, often squareended or spinetipped, some with white ...

Google previewScience Pictorial Dictionary

by R P Manchanda

Bird Triochilidae apodiformes Kiwi Apteryx apterygiformes Ostrich Struthio camelus Owl Nocturnalis strigiformes Parrot Phaethontidae psittaciformes Peacock Pava cristatus Penguin Pentagonica sphenisciformes Sparrow Ploceidae passer ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management (2013)

by Paul A. Rees

Apodiformes An order of birds: swifts, ...

Google previewEnglish-English Dictionary (Pocket)

Falco falconidae Fulvous Fruit Bat - Rousettus leschenauli Grey Jungle Fowl - Galws soneratii Hawk Diumus accipitridae Humming bird Triochilidae apodiformes Indian flying fox • Pteropus giganteus Kiwi Apteryx apterygiformes Rat -. -.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aphrodisiacs (2013)

Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling

Order Apodiformes; Class Aves (birds) Other Names Chupaflores, chupamirto, chuparrosa (Spanish, “rose sucker”), colibrí, coquette, huitzlin, huitzllin, huitzitzilin (Aztec), huitziltziltótotl, kolibri, mango, pajarito ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Sweetfish - tree snake (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

COMMON SWIFT class Aves order Apodiformes family Apodidae GENUS AND SPECIES ApUS apuS WEIGHT W-lfc OS. (39-45 g) LENGTH Head to tail: Vho- Vho in. (16-17 cm) DISTINCTIVE FEATURES Dark brown upperparts and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)

Volume One by Larry R. Squire

Apodiformes ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (1999)

by Michael A. Mares, Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (Norman, Okla.)

Small, often brilliantly colored and iridescent bird of North and South America ( family Trochilidae, order Apodiformes). More than 300 species in approximately 112 genera are recognized. Hummingbirds range throughout a diversity of habitats ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York State (2005)

by Peter R. Eisenstadt, Laura-Eve Moss

Podicipediformes Procellariiformes Pelecaniformes Ciconiiformes Anseriformes Falconiformes Galliformes Gruiformes Charadriiformes Psittaciformes Cuculiformes Strigiformes Caprimulgiformes Columbiformes Apodiformes Coraciiformes ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1995)

by Geoffrey W. Bromiley

Order Apodiformes : ...

Google previewThe Canadian Encyclopedia (1999)

by James H. Marsh

Apodiformes (3 families, 135 genera, 428 species; 9 breeding species in Canada ). Swifts, crested swifts, hummingbirds. Small birds with weak feet. SWIFTS, distributed worldwide, have long, strong wings; HUMMINGBIRDS, restricted to New ...

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Scrabble value of A1P3O1D2I1F4O1R1M3E1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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