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Wattlebird Wat"tle*bird`, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of honey eaters belonging to Anthoch[ae]ra and allied genera of the family Meliphagid[ae]. These birds usually have a large and conspicuous wattle of naked skin hanging down below each ear. They are natives of Australia and adjacent islands. Note: The best-known species (Anthoch[ae]ra carunculata) has the upper parts grayish brown, with a white stripe on each feather, and the wing and tail quills dark brown or blackish, tipped with withe. Its wattles, in life, are light blood-red. Called also wattled crow, wattled bee-eater, wattled honey eater. Another species (A. inauris) is streaked with black, gray, and white, and its long wattles are white, tipped with orange. The bush wattlebirds, belonging to the genus Anellobia, are closely related, but lack conspicuous wattles. The most common species (A. mellivora) is dark brown, finely streaked with white. Called also goruck creeper. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The Australian brush turkey.

Meaning of Mellivora from wikipedia

- The honey badger (Mellivora capensis), also known as the ratel (/ˈreɪtəl/ or /ˈrɑːtəl/), is a mammal widely distributed in Africa, Southwest Asia, and...
- The white-necked jacobin (Florisuga mellivora) is a large and attractive hummingbird that ranges from Mexico, south to Peru, Bolivia and south Brazil...
- American badger); the respective genera are Arctonyx, Meles, Melogale, Mellivora and Taxidea. Badgers include the most basal mustelids; the American badger...
- Mellivora Honey badger (M. capensis)...
- He is the taxonomic authority of the genus Mellivora, whose only species is the honey badger (Mellivora capensis). In 1781 he performed extensive scientific...
- Mellivora Honey badger (M. capensis)...
- announced. "Honey Hunters" refers to the toughness of a honey badger (Mellivora capensis) and the ability to s**** out positive things in hard times. The...
- Mellivora Honey badger (M. capensis)...
- Mellivora Honey badger (M. capensis)...
- Geographic. Retrieved 2006-05-13. "A new subspecies of the honey badger Mellivora capensis from Central Asia". Catalogo Articoli. Retrieved 2006-05-13....
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