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Amphispiza Belli
Sage Sage, n. [OE. sauge, F. sauge, L. salvia, from salvus saved, in allusion to its reputed healing virtues. See Safe.] (Bot.) (a) A suffruticose labiate plant (Salvia officinalis) with grayish green foliage, much used in flavoring meats, etc. The name is often extended to the whole genus, of which many species are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage, and Mexican red and blue sage. (b) The sagebrush. Meadow sage (Bot.), a blue-flowered species of Salvia (S. pratensis) growing in meadows in Europe. Sage cheese, cheese flavored with sage, and colored green by the juice of leaves of spinach and other plants which are added to the milk. Sage cock (Zo["o]l.), the male of the sage grouse; in a more general sense, the specific name of the sage grouse. Sage green, of a dull grayish green color, like the leaves of garden sage. Sage grouse (Zo["o]l.), a very large American grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus), native of the dry sagebrush plains of Western North America. Called also cock of the plains. The male is called sage cock, and the female sage hen. Sage hare, or Sage rabbit (Zo["o]l.), a species of hare (Lepus Nuttalli, or artemisia) which inhabits the arid regions of Western North America and lives among sagebrush. By recent writers it is considered to be merely a variety of the common cottontail, or wood rabbit. Sage hen (Zo["o]l.), the female of the sage grouse. Sage sparrow (Zo["o]l.), a small sparrow (Amphispiza Belli, var. Nevadensis) which inhabits the dry plains of the Rocky Mountain region, living among sagebrush. Sage thrasher (Zo["o]l.), a singing bird (Oroscoptes montanus) which inhabits the sagebrush plains of Western North America. Sage willow (Bot.), a species of willow (Salix tristis) forming a low bush with nearly sessile grayish green leaves.

Meaning of Amphispiza from wikipedia

- Amphispiza is a genus of birds in the American sparrow family. It contains two species: Five-striped sparrow Amphispiza quinquestriata Black-throated...
- sparrow, Chondestes grammacus Genus Amphispiza Black-throated sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata Five-striped sparrow, Amphispiza quinquestriata Genus Artemisiospiza...
- The black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata) is a small American sparrow primarily found in the southwestern United States and Mexico. It is sometimes...
- United States and northwestern Mexico. It used to be placed in the genus Amphispiza, but evidence from 2007 and 2009 suggested it be placed in its own genus...
- United States and northwestern Mexico. It used to be placed in the genus Amphispiza, but recent evidence suggested it be placed in its own genus. Four po****tions...
- The five-striped sparrow (Amphispiza quinquestriata) is a medium-sized sparrow. This p****erine bird is primarily found along the eastern Gulf of California...
- fledgling horned lark (Eremophila alpestris) a black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata), and an eastern meadowlark (Sturnella magna). Lizard prey include...
- (Agelaius phoeniceus californicus) Bell's sparrow (Amphispiza belli) Black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata) California scrub jay (Aphelocoma californica)...
- (*) Gr****hopper sparrow, Ammodramus savannarum Black-throated sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata Lark sparrow, Chondestes grammacus Lark bunting, Calamospiza...
- aestivalis Gr****hopper sparrow, Ammodramus savannarum Black-throated sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata (A) Lark sparrow, Chondestes grammacus Lark bunting, Calamospiza...
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