Definition of Rufous. Meaning of Rufous. Synonyms of Rufous

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Definition of Rufous

Rufous
Rufous Ru"fous, a. [L. rufus.] Reddish; of a yellowish red or brownish red color; tawny.

Meaning of Rufous from wikipedia

- Rufous #A81C07 Rufous (/ˈruːfəs/) is a color that may be described as reddish-brown or brownish-red, as of rust or oxidised iron. The first recorded use...
- The rufous hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) is a small hummingbird, about 8 cm (3.1 in) long with a long, straight and slender bill. These birds are known...
- The rufous owl (Ninox rufa), also known as the rufous boobook, is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It was described in 1846 by John Gould, an...
- The rufous hornero (Furnarius rufus) is a medium-sized ovenbird in the family Furnariidae. It occurs in eastern South America, and is the national bird...
- The rufous treepie (Dendrocitta vagabunda) is a treepie, native to the Indian Subcontinent and adjoining parts of Southeast Asia. It is a member of the...
- hummingbird Rufous monarch Rufous motmot Rufous mourner Rufous nightjar Rufous owl Rufous paradise flycatcher Rufous piculet Rufous piha Rufous potoo Rufous sabrewing...
- The rufous whistler (Pachycephala rufiventris) is a species of whistler found in New Caledonia and Australia. Predominantly a reddish-brown and grey bird...
- The rufous fantail (Rhipidura rufifrons) is a small P****erine bird, most commonly known also as the black-breasted rufous-fantail or rufous-fronted fantail...
- The rufous rat-kangaroo (Aepyprymnus rufescens), more commonly known as the rufous bettong, is a small marsupial species of the family Potoroidae found...
- The rufous motmot (Baryphthengus martii) is a near-p****erine bird in the family Momotidae. It is found from northeastern Honduras south to western Ecuador...