Definition of Psittacula
1. Noun. A genus of Psittacidae.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Psittacidae, Psittacidae
Member holonyms: Psittacula Krameri, Ring-necked Parakeet
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Psittacula
Literary usage of Psittacula
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1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1868)
"... with psittacula Pall, as type ; containing this species and cristatella Pall. ... upon Alca psittacula, Pall., upon which Temminck had previously based ..."