Definition of Genus Jabiru
1. Noun. Jabirus.
Group relationships: Ciconiidae, Family Ciconiidae
Member holonyms: Jabiru, Jabiru Mycteria
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Jabiru
Literary usage of Genus Jabiru
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1. The Natural History of Secession by Thomas Shepard Goodwin (1865)
"The genus Jabiru comprises very large birds, which differ from the Storks in having the extremity of the bill curved upward. ..."
2. Natural History: A Manual of Zoology for Schools, Colleges, and the General by Sanborn Tenney (1872)
"The genus Jabiru comprises very large birds, which differ from the Storks in having the extremity of the bill curved upward. ii ..."
3. A familiar history of birds: Their Nature, Habits, and Instincts by Edward Stanley (1880)
"The fourth genus, Jabiru, very much resembles the Storks, and appears to have similar habits, the chief distinction consisting in the form ..."