Definition of Genus Pipra
1. Noun. Type genus of the Pipridae containing the typical manakins.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Pipridae, Pipridae
Member holonyms: Manakin
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pipra
Literary usage of Genus Pipra
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"Enl. 391, fig. 1. Motacilla cristata, Gm., Syst. Nat. ip 972, (1788.) 115. Genus PIPRA. 14. Pipra rubra, Müller, Syst. Nat. Snpp. p. 177, (1776.) Buff., PI. ..."
2. Incidents of Travel in Yucatan by John Lloyd Stephens (1848)
"Of the genus Pipra one: the blue and yellow manakin, not common in Yucatan. Of the genus Tanagra were procured two species, one of which is the red-crested ..."
3. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1829)
"Temminck and Illiger have placed in this genus Pipra Albifrons, which Cuvier treats as a Lanius and T. Auritus and Pipra N<evia, the latter forming the ..."