bronzewing pigeon


bronzewing pigeon
noun

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bronzewing pigeon — Taxobox name = Bronzewing Pigeons image width = 250px image caption = Brush Bronzewing on nest. regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Columbiformes familia = Columbidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = * Phaps *… …   Wikipedia

  • bronzewing pigeon — noun Any of several Australian pigeon species, also called bronzewings. Syn: bronze wing, rock pigeon …   Wiktionary

  • bronzewing — noun /ˈbɹɒnzˌwɪŋ/lang=en Any of several species of bird in the genera Henicophaps and Phaps in the pigeon family, found in Australasia. Syn: bronzewing pigeon …   Wiktionary

  • bronzewing — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun also bronze winged pigeon ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ; or bronzewing pigeon : any of numerous pigeons of the Australian region that are conspicuous for the metallic spots or areas on the wings …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bronzewing — Bronze wing , n. (Zo[ o]l.) An Australian pigeon of the genus {Phaps}, of several species; so called from its bronze plumage. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pigeon Island (Houtman Abrolhos) — Infobox Island name = Pigeon Island image caption = locator map custom = no location = Indian Ocean, off the coast of Western Australia coordinates = coord|28|27|18|S|113|43|34|E|scale:100000 type:isle|display=inline,titleGazetteer of Australia… …   Wikipedia

  • bronzewing — noun an Australian pigeon with a metallic bronze band on the wing. [Phaps chalcoptera and related species.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • Common Bronzewing — Male Common Bronzewing Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Flock Bronzewing — Taxobox name = Flock Bronzewing status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Columbiformes familia = Columbidae genus = Phaps species = P. histrionica binomial = Phaps histrionica binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Brush Bronzewing — Taxobox name = Brush Bronzewing image caption = On nest status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Columbiformes familia = Columbidae genus = Phaps species = P. elegans binomial = Phaps elegans …   Wikipedia