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Definition of Magpie lark
Magpie larkMagpie Mag"pie, n. [OE. & Prov. E. magot pie, maggoty pie, fr.
Mag, Maggot, equiv. to Margaret, and fr. F. Marquerite, and
common name of the magpie. Marguerite is fr. L. margarita
pearl, Gr. ?, prob. of Eastern origin. See Pie magpie, and
cf. the analogous names Tomtit, and Jackdaw.] (Zo["o]l.)
Any one of numerous species of the genus Pica and related
genera, allied to the jays, but having a long graduated tail.
Note: The common European magpie (Pica pica, or P.
caudata) is a black and white noisy and mischievous
bird. It can be taught to speak. The American magpie
(P. Hudsonica) is very similar. The yellow-belled
magpie (P. Nuttalli) inhabits California. The blue
magpie (Cyanopolius Cooki) inhabits Spain. Other
allied species are found in Asia. The Tasmanian and
Australian magpies are crow shrikes, as the white
magpie (Gymnorhina organicum), the black magpie
(Strepera fuliginosa), and the Australian magpie
Magpie lark (Zo["o]l.), a common Australian bird (Grallina
picata), conspicuously marked with black and white; --
called also little magpie.
Magpie moth (Zo["o]l.), a black and white European
geometrid moth (Abraxas grossulariata); the harlequin
moth. Its larva feeds on currant and gooseberry bushes.
Meaning of Magpie lark from wikipedia
- The magpie
(Grallina cyanoleuca), also known
as the peewee, peewit
or mudlark, is a p****erine bird native
to Australia, Timor
its value significantly
(Jin 2005). Lark bunting Lark sparrow Magpie
(Neither a lark
nor a magpie
, but a giant monarch
- The Australian magpie
(Gymnorhina tibicen) is a medium-sized black
p****erine bird native
New Guinea. Although
of Australian magpie
is correct, yet uncommon. The term piping shrike
is commonly mistaken
to the magpie
is incorrect. The...
- actor Irvin Salinas
Peewee, an alternative
name in Australia
for the Magpie
(Grallina cyanoleuca) Pewees, group
from the New World
, a species
of bird found
New Guinea Northern
lapwing, a species
of bird found
- p****erine birds which includes
flycatchers, and magpie
are small insectivorous songbirds
with long tails. They inhabit...
to Corvidae: Magpie
or Murray magpie
(Grallina cyanoleuca), a black-and-white monarch flycatcher
from Australia Magpie
to any of the following species
of birds: The magpie
of the bird family
Archer's lark Eastern clapper lark
Cape clapper lark
Rufous-naped lark Flappet lark
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