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Definition of the noun oriolidae

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  1. Old World orioles

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Google previewAnimal Kingdom of the World (1999)

by S.K. Tiwari

Geographical Races Distribution Oriol Family The oriolidae is a small family of mainly arboreal passerine birds containing about 28 species. The family is mainly tropical, but has representation in Europe and temperate Asia. It is found in Africa ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Oriolidae (Old World orioles; class *Aves, order *Passeriformes) A family of mainly yellow and black, red and black, or green birds which have stout, red, blue , or black bills. Many Oriolus species have yellow and black males and green ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1902)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

One of two leading genera of passerine birds, of the family Oriolidae, having the lores and circumocular region naked. There are 4 species, ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

One of two leading genera of passerine birds, of the family Oriolidae, having the lores and circumocular region naked. There are 4 species, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Qpion, the cal of the Oriolidae. Orion (3-ri'9n), n. orn c [(F. Orléanisme; The political principles or as ...

Google previewThe Birdwatcher's Dictionary (2010)

by Peter Weaver

Orioles (family Oriolidae). Two species of icterid have wandered to the British Isles, namely the Bobolink Dolichonyx ovizivoms and the Northern ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

Oriolidae. Two of the three montane Oriolus species are members of the same superspecies (O. monacha and O. percivali), whereas O. chlorocephalus is much more distinctive, with no obviously close ally. Although the genus Oriolus occurs ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Oriolidae (27) Otididae ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

other external characteristics have led the species to be classified in the same family as the leafbirds and ioras, also of the Asian regions, but many ornithologists now believe them to be related to the Old World orioles of the family Oriolidae.

Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

by James A. Jobling

Corvidae, Paradiseidae, Oriolidae, Dicruridae and Prionopidae. BMNH, London. Sharpe, R. B. 1879. Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum. IV. Catalogue of the Passeriformes, or Perching Birds, in the Collection of the British Museum.

Google previewChambers' Encyclopaedia (1891)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

and family (Oriolidae) of Passerine raids, confined entirely to the Old World, and characteristic of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. The members of the family are generally of a bright yellow or golden colour, which is ...

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Small photo of CROATIA ZAGREB, 21 FEBRUARY 2016: a stamp printed in the Belgium shows Old World Oriole, Oriolidae, passerine birds, circa 1992Small photo of Black-hooded oriole in Minneriya national park, Sri Lanka ; specie Oriolus xanthornus family of OriolidaeSmall photo of African black-headed oriole in Kruger national park, South Africa ; Specie Oriolus larvatus family of OriolidaeSmall photo of African black-headed oriole in Kruger national park, South Africa ; Specie Oriolus larvatus family of OriolidaeSmall photo of African black-headed oriole in Kruger national park, South Africa ; Specie Oriolus larvatus family of OriolidaeSmall photo of Black-hooded oriole in Minneriya national park, Sri Lanka ; specie Oriolus xanthornus family of OriolidaeSmall photo of Black-hooded oriole in Minneriya national park, Sri Lanka ; specie Oriolus xanthornus family of Oriolidae More...

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