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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Pellorneidae.


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  • The grassland-associated birds include the Bengal florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis), lesser florican (Sypheotides indica), sarus crane (Grus antigone), and large grass warbler (Graminicola bengalensis).

    Terai-Duar savanna and grasslands

  • Green Ear Disease or Graminicola Downy Mildew (S. graminicola): Occurs on various grasses but is usually not important in maize.

    Chapter 10

  • The genus _Graminicola_, under which he places this bird, appears to be a genus of Dr. Jerdon's own, for it is not in Gray's 'Genera and Subgenera of Birds in the British

    The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1

  • India 'as _Graminicola bengalensis_, Jerdon, No. 542, p. 177, vol. ii., is meant for this species.

    The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1


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