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Agelaius

TranslingualEdit

Agelaius phoeniceus

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀγελαῖος (agelaîos, gregarious).

Proper nounEdit

Agelaius

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Icteridae — several blackbirds.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276: