Definition of Piranga olivacea

1. Noun. The male is bright red with black wings and tail.

Exact synonyms: Firebird, Redbird, Scarlet Tanager
Generic synonyms: Tanager
Group relationships: Genus Piranga, Piranga

Lexicographical Neighbors of Piranga Olivacea

Pipracil
Pipridae
Piptadenia
Piptadenia macrocarpa
Pipturus
Pipturus albidus
Pipturus argenteus
Piqueria
Piraeus
Pirahã
Pirandellian
Pirandello
Piranga
Piranga flava hepatica
Piranga ludoviciana
Piranga olivacea (current term)
Piranga rubra
Pirani
Pirani gauge
Pirate
Pirenella
Pirie's bone
Pirogoff's amputation
Pirogoff's angle
Pirogoff's triangle
Pirojpur District
Piroplasma
Pirquet's index
Pirquet's reaction
Pirquet's test

Literary usage of Piranga olivacea

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

1. Handbook of Birds of the Western United States: Including the Great Plains by Florence Merriam Bailey (1921)
"... (Vieillot) becomes Piranga olivacea (Gmelin). Auk, xxxvii, 282, 1920. 381. Piranga hepatica hepatica Swainson, extralimital, is replaced in the US by ..."

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