Acanthisitta

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

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