Acanthisitta

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TranslingualEdit

 
Acanthisitta chloris

EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἄκανθα(ákantha, thorn) + σίττη(síttē, nuthatch)

Proper nounEdit

Acanthisitta f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Acanthisittidae – the rifleman, a bird endemic to New Zealand.

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ReferencesEdit

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