from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Linnean specific name of the glossy ibis, Ibis falcinellus, taken as the generic name of the glossy ibises, of which there are several species.
- n. A genus of birds: same as Promerops.
- n. A genus of sandpipers, having as type the curlew-sandpiper, Tringa subarquata.
- n. A genus of sandpipers, having as type the broad-billed sandpiper, Limicola platyrhyncha.
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