Definition of Genus Dendroica

1. Noun. A genus of Parulidae.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Dendroica

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
genus Dendroctonus
genus Dendroica (current term)
genus Dendrolagus
genus Dendromecon
genus Denisonia
genus Dennstaedtia
genus Dentaria
genus Deparia
genus Dermacentor
genus Dermatobia
genus Dermochelys
genus Derris
genus Descurainia
genus Desmanthus
genus Desmidium
genus Desmodium

Literary usage of Genus Dendroica

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

1. Evolution of the Colors of North American Land Birds by Charles Augustus Keeler (1893)
"Color chart of the undifferentiated plumage, female or young, of the genus Dendroica. For description of a single species, read the lines from right to left ..."

2. The Reptiles of the Pacific Coast and Great Basin: An Account of the Species by John Van Denburgh (1890)
"If the system of the bird from which the present genus Dendroica was evolved normally produced two pigments which were lodged in the integument, ..."

3. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1907)
"genus Dendroica. Dendroica GRAY, List. Gen. lids., 1842, App., 8. Type, as designated by the author, Sylvia coronata Lath.; also niono- typic. ..."

4. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1886)
"7 (1885). Accidental in Cuba. Bahama Islands? A specimen in my cabinet is labelled "Bahama I." ; the collector is unknown. GENUS Dendroica ..."

5. The New England Farmer by Samuel W. Cole (1861)
"The genus Sylvicola, of Swainson, (nearly synonymous with the genus Dendroica, of Gray, adopted in later systems,) embraces a considerable group of the ..."

6. Report on the Birds of Pennsylvania: With Special Reference to the Food by Pennsylvania Ornithologist, Benjamin Harry Warren (1890)
"This species feeds largely on spiders, caterpillars, small flies, and coleopterous insects, and they also devour numerous aphides. genus Dendroica* GRAY. ..."

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