Definition of Anserinae

1. Noun. Used in some classifications for the swans.

Exact synonyms: Subfamily Anserinae
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Anatidae, Family Anatidae

Lexicographical Neighbors of Anserinae

Anoplophora glabripennis
Anostraca
Anouilh
Anrep
Anrep effect
Anrep phenomenon
Ansaid
Ansar al-Islam
Ansar al Islam
Anschluss
Anselm
Anselmic
Anser
Anser anser
Anser cygnoides
Anserinae (current term)
Anshan
Anshar
Anshur
Anson
Ansus
Antabuse
Antaean
Antakarinya
Antakiya
Antakya
Antalya
Antananarivo
Antara
Antarctic

Literary usage of Anserinae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1870)
"The subfamily Anserinae by many recent authors is made to include the genera ... The distinguishing characters of the Anserinae, as thus limited to the true ..."

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