Definition of Genus Pinicola

1. Noun. A genus of Fringillidae.

Exact synonyms: Pinicola
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Fringillidae, Fringillidae
Member holonyms: Pine Grosbeak, Pinicola Enucleator

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pinicola

genus Picrasma
genus Picris
genus Picumnus
genus Picus
genus Pieris
genus Pilea
genus Pilosella
genus Pilularia
genus Pimenta
genus Pimpinella
genus Pinckneya
genus Pinctada
genus Pineus
genus Pinguicula
genus Pinguinus
genus Pinicola (current term)
genus Pinnotheres
genus Pinus
genus Pipa
genus Piper
genus Pipile
genus Pipilo
genus Pipistrellus
genus Pipra
genus Piptadenia
genus Pipturus
genus Piqueria
genus Piranga
genus Piroplasma
genus Pisanosaurus

Literary usage of Genus Pinicola

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

1. A Hand-book to the Birds of Great Britain by Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1896)
"Only one species of the genus Pinicola is known, which occurs in the northern parts of the Old and New Worlds. It is generally called the Pine " Grosbeak," ..."

2. An Introduction to the Birds of Great Britain by John Gould (1873)
"Genus PINICOLA. Two or three very distinct species of Pine-Grosbeaks are now known, one of which frequents Norway, Lapland, and Russia; the other, ..."

3. The Natural History of Secession by Thomas Shepard Goodwin (1865)
"... and under tail-coverts; the crown, wings, upper tail-coverts, and tail, black; frontal band yellow. The genus Pinicola has the bill much smaller than ..."

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