Definition of Polyborus

1. Noun. A genus of Falconidae.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Polyborus

Polonization
Polonizations
Polonize
Polonized
Polonizes
Polonizing
Polska
Poltava
Polwarth
Polwarths
Polya's operation
Polya gastrectomy
Polyangiaceae
Polyangium
Polyanna
Polyborus (current term)
Polyborus cheriway audubonii
Polyborus plancus
Polybotria
Polybotria cervina
Polybotrya
Polybotrya cervina
Polycillin
Polycirrus
Polydactylus
Polydactylus virginicus
Polyergus
Polyergus rufescens
Polyfilla

Literary usage of Polyborus

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1. The Birds of America by John James Audubon (1840)
"Eggs from two to six, ovate, or roundish. Nest on trees, rocks, or the ground. GENTS I.—Polyborus, Пли. CARACARA. Bill large, high, rather long, ..."

2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1876)
"Two Caracaras (Polyborus) in a very remarkable plumage, purchased of a dealer ... Their general form and size is exactly that of Polyborus t harn s ; and I ..."

3. Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum by Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1874)
"235 (1829). be a Polyborus. The figure is not recognizable ; but if the locality, " Falkland * Brown's " Tawny Vulture " has been considered by some ..."

4. Check-list of North American Birds by American Ornithologists' Union (1895)
"Florida, Texas, Arizona, and Lower California, south to Ecuador and Guiana. Breeds throughout its United States range and southward. 363. Polyborus lutosus ..."

5. The Code of Nomenclature and Check-list of North American Birds Adopted by by American Ornithologists' Union (1886)
"Cuba. Accidental in Florida. GENUS Polyborus VIEILLOT. Polyborus VIEILL. ... Falco cheriway JACQ. Beitr. 1784, 17, tab. 4. Polyborus cheriway CAB. in ..."

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