Definition of Genus Pipilo

1. Noun. Towhees.

Exact synonyms: Pipilo
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Fringillidae, Fringillidae
Member holonyms: Cheewink, Chewink, Pipilo Erythrophthalmus

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pipilo

genus Pilosella
genus Pilularia
genus Pimenta
genus Pimpinella
genus Pinckneya
genus Pinctada
genus Pineus
genus Pinguicula
genus Pinguinus
genus Pinicola
genus Pinnotheres
genus Pinus
genus Pipa
genus Piper
genus Pipile
genus Pipilo (current term)
genus Pipistrellus
genus Pipra
genus Piptadenia
genus Pipturus
genus Piqueria
genus Piranga
genus Piroplasma
genus Pisanosaurus
genus Piscidia
genus Pisonia
genus Pistacia
genus Pistia
genus Pisum
genus Pithecanthropus

Literary usage of Genus Pipilo

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 (1886)
"... genus Pipilo otters much the same case ; and there is a further singular parallelism between the two. ..."

2. The Birds of Eastern North America Known to Occur East of the Nineteenth by Charles Barney Cory, Field Museum of Natural History (1899)
"Fox Sparrow. Eastern North America; from the Arctic to the Gulf of Mexico, west to the plains; breeds north of the United States. genus Pipilo. VIEILL. ..."

3. Report of the Secretary for Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1863)
"... among fallen leaves along the fences, in thickets, and brier patches, in quest of the seeds, and worms, &c., which are concealed there. 89. genus Pipilo ..."

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