Definition of Genus Dendrocolaptes

1. Noun. Type genus of the Dendrocolaptidae.

Exact synonyms: Dendrocolaptes
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Dendrocolaptidae, Family Dendrocolaptidae

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Dendrocolaptes

genus Decapterus
genus Decumaria
genus Deinocheirus
genus Deinonychus
genus Delairea
genus Delichon
genus Delonix
genus Delphinapterus
genus Delphinium
genus Delphinus
genus Dendranthema
genus Dendraspis
genus Dendroaspis
genus Dendrobium
genus Dendrocalamus
genus Dendrocolaptes (current term)
genus Dendroctonus
genus Dendroica
genus Dendrolagus
genus Dendromecon
genus Denisonia
genus Dennstaedtia
genus Dentaria
genus Deparia
genus Dermacentor
genus Dermatobia
genus Dermochelys
genus Derris
genus Descurainia
genus Desmanthus

Literary usage of Genus Dendrocolaptes

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

1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1890)
"D. ocellata described as Dendrocolaptes ocellatus; and D. tenuirostris (nee Licht.) described under the genus Dendrocolaptes. ....... Species 5. 1827. ..."

2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1905)
"... monograph of the genus Dendrocolaptes,1" as the species was originally named by Lichtenstein,11 and the real type is, or should be, in the Berlin Museum ..."

3. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History by Taylor and Francis, William Jardine (1847)
"The genus Dendrocolaptes, as far as I have had opportunities of observing their habits, exactly resemble the woodpeckers, ascending the trees and searching ..."

4. Natural History of Birds by Philip Henry Gosse (1849)
"... and a decided approach to the following Order, connecting itself very obviously with the Woodpeckers, through the genus Dendrocolaptes on the one side, ..."

5. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society by Wernerian Natural History Society, Edinburgh, Wernerian Natural History Society (Edinburgh, Scotland) (1821)
"... under which name, by the way, two very distinct birds are placed. The Genus Dendrocolaptes of Illiger* (the ..."

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