Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of Paridæ, the type of which is P. exilis, a very small Javan titmouse: extended to various American species. See Psaltriparus.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • A partial albino (32939), which was obtained from a pine-oak-wheat field edge, has upper parts that lack the black coloring of typical representatives of _S.p. psaltria_.

    Birds from Coahuila, Mexico

  • Nos. 32148-32151 and 32940 were typical for the subspecies _psaltria_.

    Birds from Coahuila, Mexico

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.