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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Eurylaimidae.

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Examples

  • A day or two after, my hunter brought me a specimen of the green gaper (Calyptomena viridis), which is like a small cock-of-the-rock, but entirely of the most vivid green, delicately marked on the wings with black bars.

    The Malay Archipelago

  • (Corydon sumatranus), and the green-crested gaper (Calyptomena viridis), and many others, which are common to Malacca, Sumatra, and Borneo, but are entirely absent from Java.

    The Malay Archipelago

  • Eurylaimidae Whitehead's broadbill Calyptomena whiteheadi

    Borneo montane rain forests

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