Opisthocomus

TranslingualEdit

 
Opisthocomus hoazin

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ὄπισθεν (ópisthen, behind) + κομή (komḗ, hair).

Proper nounEdit

Opisthocomus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Opisthocomidae – the hoatzin.

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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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