from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of Australian birds, of the family Meliphagidæ and subfamily Myzomelinæ: so called from their slender acute bill. The species are A. tenuirostris and A. superciliosus. J. Gould, 1837. A genus of helminths.
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