Definition of Collocalia

1. Noun. A genus of Apodidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Collocalia
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Apodidae, Family Apodidae
Member holonyms: Collocalia Inexpectata, Swiftlet



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Collocalia

Collinses
Collinsia
Collinsia bicolor
Collinsia heterophylla
Collinsia parviflora
Collinsia verna
Collinsian
Collinson
Collinsonia
Collinsonia canadensis
Collis
Collis-Belsey procedure
Collis Potter Huntington
Collison
Collocalia (current term)
Collocalia inexpectata
Collop Monday
Colls
Collyer
Collyns
Collyriclum
Colm
Colman
Colmar
Colo.
Colobus guereza
Colocasia
Colocasia esculenta
Cologne

Literary usage of Collocalia

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

1. Birds by Eugene William Oates, William Thomas Blanford (1895)
"Collocalia unicolor, apud Sadly, SF viii, p. 235 ; nee Jerdon. Coloration. ... Collocalia innominate. Hume-s Swiftlet. Collocalia innominata, Hume, SF \, p. ..."

2. The English Cyclopaedia by Charles Knight (1870)
"Collocalia. b. Tarsus shorter than the middle digit. 4. .... The salivary glands of Collocalia are remarkable for their great development. ..."

3. Catalogue of the Mammalia and Birds of New Guinea, in the Collection of the by John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1859)
"Presented by J. Mac - gillivray, Esq. Collocalia HYPOLEUCA. Collocalia hypoleuca ... Collocalia arborea, Gould, B. of Austr. ii. pl. 14. a. Aru Islands. ..."

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