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Definition of Ptiloris paradisea

Ptiloris paradisea
Riflebird Ri"fle*bird`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of beautiful birds of Australia and New Guinea, of the genera Ptiloris and Craspidophora, allied to the paradise birds. Note: The largest and best known species is Ptiloris paradisea of Australia. Its general color is rich velvety brown, glossed with lilac; the under parts are varied with rich olive green, and the head, throat, and two middle tail feathers are brilliant metallic green.

Meaning of Ptiloris paradisea from wikipedia

- paradise riflebird (Lophorina paradisea) is a p****erine bird of the Paradisaeidae family. Formerly a member of the genus Ptiloris, it has since been moved...
- The genus Ptiloris consists of four allopatric species of birds in the family Paradisaeidae. These birds of paradise are commonly known as riflebirds,...
- genera, including Seleucidis, the Drepanornis sicklebills, Semioptera, Ptiloris and Lophorina, although some of these are questionable. The fourth clade...
- have agreed to include the riflebirds (formerly ****igned to the genus Ptiloris) in the present genus. All members sport a jet-black to black body found...
- Phylum: Chordata Cl****: Aves Order: P****eriformes Family: Paradisaeidae Genus: Paradisaea Species: P. guilielmi × P. minor Synonyms Paradisea duivenbodei...
- 1800) Synonyms References: Paradisea melanoleuca, Daudin Seleucidis acanthilis, Lesson Paradisea alba, Blum. Paradisea nigricans, Shaw Epimachus albus...
- Lophorina Greater lophorina Crescent-caped lophorina Lesser lophorina Ptiloris Magnificent riflebird Growling riflebird Paradise riflebird Victoria's...
- depcting early conceptions of a male Lophorina superba, as well as a Paradisea species (perhaps P. raggiana, due to the light colored bar on the wing)...
- Lophorina Greater lophorina Crescent-caped lophorina Lesser lophorina Ptiloris Magnificent riflebird Growling riflebird Paradise riflebird Victoria's...
- University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-854853-9. Lowe, P.R. (1923). "[Description of Paradisea apoda luptoni]". Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club. 43: 10...
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