Definition of Genus Garrulus
1. Noun. Type genus of the Garrulinae: Old World jays.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Garrulinae, Subfamily Garrulinae
Member holonyms: Old World Jay
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Garrulus
Literary usage of Genus Garrulus
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1. American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the United States by Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, Robert Jameson, George Ord, William Maxwell Hetherington (1831)
"... undei the pretence that his genus is more extensive than th< genus Garrulus of former authors. That genus was, i« fact, formed by Brisson, ..."
2. American Ornithology; Or, The Natural History of the Birds of the United States. by Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, William Jardine (1832)
"... under the pretence that his genus is more extensive than the genus Garrulus of former authors. That genus was, in fact, formed by Brisson, ..."
3. A Text-book of Zoogeography by Frank Evers Beddard (1895)
"The twelve species of Jays belonging to the genus Garrulus range over the greater part of the Palaearctic region ; but nearly every species ..."
4. A Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art: Comprising the Definitions and by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox (1866)
"The native bird so called is a species of the genus Garrulus, separated by Cuvier from the genus Corvus of Linnaeus on account of the weaker mandibles ..."