Definition of Coccothraustes vespertina. Meaning of Coccothraustes vespertina. Synonyms of Coccothraustes vespertina

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Definition of Coccothraustes vespertina

Coccothraustes vespertina
Evening E"ven*ing, n. [AS. [=ae]fnung. See even, n., and cf. Eve.] 1. The latter part and close of the day, and the beginning of darkness or night; properly, the decline of the day, or of the sum. In the ascending scale Of heaven, the stars that usher evening rose. --Milton. Note: Sometimes, especially in the Southern parts of the United States, the afternoon is called evening. --Bartlett. 2. The latter portion, as of life; the declining period, as of strength or glory. Note: Sometimes used adjectively; as, evening gun. ``Evening Prayer.' --Shak. Evening flower (Bot.), a genus of iridaceous plants (Hesperantha) from the Cape of Good Hope, with sword-shaped leaves, and sweet-scented flowers which expand in the evening. Evening grosbeak (Zo["o]l.), an American singing bird (Coccothraustes vespertina) having a very large bill. Its color is olivaceous, with the crown, wings, and tail black, and the under tail coverts yellow. So called because it sings in the evening. Evening primrose. See under Primrose. The evening star, the bright star of early evening in the western sky, soon passing below the horizon; specifically, the planet Venus; -- called also Vesper and Hesperus. During portions of the year, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn are also evening stars. See Morning Star.

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- range map of Coccothraustes vespertinus at IUCN Red List maps Audio recordings of Evening grosbeak on Xeno-canto. Hesperiphona vespertina in the Flickr:...
- Nearctic species in the genus Hesperiphona (formerly in Coccothraustes): Evening grosbeak, H. vespertina Hooded grosbeak, H. abeillei The two species in the...
- Evening grosbeak Hesperiphona vespertina 9 Hooded grosbeak Hesperiphona abeillei 10 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 11 Chinese grosbeak Eophona migratoria...
- (grey-headed bullfinch) Pyrrhula pyrrhula (Eurasian bullfinch) Coccothraustes coccothraustes (hawfinch) Eophona migratoria (yellow-billed grosbeak) Eophona...
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