Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The islands are also one of the very few European breeding stations of Leach's storm petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa, with 92% of the British population (45,433 pairs), and also of the European storm petrel Hydrobates pelagicus (1,121 pairs).

    St Kilda (Hirta) National Nature Reserve, United Kingdom

Comments

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