from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In entomology, a genus of ichneumon-flies, of the subfamily Ophioninæ, having the first joint of the hind tarsi four times as long as the second.
  • n. A neotropical genus of birds, of the family Cotingidœ and subfamily Lipauginœ. H. turdinum of Brazil is an example.


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