Basilornis

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βασιλεύς (basileús, king) + ὄρνις (órnis, bird).

Proper nounEdit

Basilornis m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Sturnidae – mynas native to Indonesia and the Philippines.

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ReferencesEdit

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

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