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Definition of the noun apodiformes
What does apodiformes mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- swifts; hummingbirds
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Apodiformes: order Apodiformes
- more generic term: animal order = the order of animals
- member of: Aves / class Aves = the class of birds
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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 ...
A 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 ...
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 ...
by Paul A. Rees
Apodiformes An order of birds: swifts, ...
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 -. -.
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 ...
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 ...
Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)
Volume One by Larry R. Squire
Encyclopedia 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 ...
by Peter R. Eisenstadt, Laura-Eve Moss
Podicipediformes Procellariiformes Pelecaniformes Ciconiiformes Anseriformes Falconiformes Galliformes Gruiformes Charadriiformes Psittaciformes Cuculiformes Strigiformes Caprimulgiformes Columbiformes Apodiformes Coraciiformes ...
by Geoffrey W. Bromiley
Order Apodiformes : ...
The 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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