from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Used to describe various creatures with a blue tail.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An American lizard of the family Scincidæ, Eumeces quinque-lineatus or fasciatus, with a blue tail, inhabiting the southern and middle United States. It is the most northern species of the genus.
The 204 bird species include capercaillie Tetrao urogallus, black grouse Lyrurus tetrix, willow grouse Lagopus lagopus, hazel grouse Tetrastes bonasia, black woodpecker Dryocopus martius, three-toed woodpecker Picoides tridactylus, nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes and red-flanked bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus.
Melanie, still smiling at Stoat, slowly eased the door closed, shooing her hand lethargically at the astonished cop as if he were a bluetail fly.