from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In ornithology: A genus of tanagrine birds: same as Saltator.
  • noun A genus of fringilline birds. Habia ludoviciana is the rose-breasted grosbeak. Reichenbach, 1850. Also called Zamelodia.
  • noun [lowercase] A bird of the genus Saltator, a group of South American tanagrine birds of partly greenish colors, with large beak, short rounded wings, and longer rounded tail.


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