Definition of Hirundo. Meaning of Hirundo. Synonyms of Hirundo

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Definition of Hirundo

Hirundo
Hirundo Hi*run"do, n. [L., swallow.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of birds including the swallows and martins.

Meaning of Hirundo from wikipedia

- The bird genus Hirundo is a group of p****erines in the family Hirundinidae (swallows and martins). The genus name is Latin for a swallow. These are the...
- The barn swallow (Hirundo rustica) is the most widespread species of swallow in the world. In fact, it appears to have the largest natural distribution...
- the genus Psalidoprocne, the core martins, and the swallows of the genus Hirundo and their allies. The saw-wings are the most basal of the three, with the...
- Genus Hirundo open-cup nesting swallows: Ethiopian swallow, Hirundo aethiopica White-throated swallow, Hirundo albigularis Angolan swallow, Hirundo angolensis...
- Azurina hirundo, the swallow damsel is a species of ray-finned fish from the damselfish family Pomacentridae. It occurs on reefs in the eastern Pacific...
- Macroglossum hirundo is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from the Cook Islands, Fiji, the Society Islands, Australia (the Northern Territory...
- Leiocottus hirundo, the lavender sculpin, is a species of sculpin, a nears**** benthic fish native to the eastern Pacific Ocean. It is found from southern...
- The common tern (Sterna hirundo) is a seabird in the family Laridae. This bird has a cir****polar distribution, its four subspecies breeding in temperate...
- Euptera hirundo hirundo (Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo: north to Ituri, Ulele and Equateur) Euptera hirundo lufirensis...
- Carl Linnaeus in his landmark 1758 10th edition of Systema Naturae as Hirundo urbica, but was placed in its current genus, Delichon, by Thomas Horsfield...