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Definition of Oxpecker

Oxpecker
Oxpecker Ox"peck`er, n. (Zo["o]l.) An African bird of the genus Buphaga; the beefeater.

Meaning of Oxpecker from wikipedia

- The ox****s are two species of bird which make up the family Buphagidae. The ox****s were formerly usually treated as a subfamily, Buphaginae, within...
- red-billed ox**** (Buphagus erythrorhynchus) is a p****erine bird in the starling and myna family, Sturnidae; some ornithologists regard the ox****s to be...
- The yellow-billed ox**** (Buphagus afric****) is a p****erine bird in the family Buphagidae. It was previously placed in the starling and myna family...
- Law and in the video game based on the show. Black provided the voice of ox**** Ted in the My Gym Partner's a Monkey episode, "Hornbill and Ted's Bogus...
- African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) male with red-billed ox**** (Buphagus erythrorhynchus), Phinda Private Game Reserve, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa...
- and Rhipicephalus. Giraffes may rely on red-billed and yellow-billed ox****s to clean them of ticks and alert them to danger. Giraffes host numerous...
- movement to land on a new perch. An unusual feeding strategy is that of the ox****s of Africa. They perch on living animals and glean parasites from the animals'...
- is confined to the Galapagos islands. In Africa there is the red-billed ox****, these birds can be seen settling on cattle if they see fresh blood, so...
- represent an extinct starling (see Rodrigues starling for details). The ox****s are sometimes placed here as a subfamily, but the weight of evidence has...
- and experts selected an acaricide they think is safe for the rhino, ox****s, vultures, and other animals in the preserve's ecosystem. Proponents claim...
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