Definition of Genus picumnus

1. Noun. A genus of Picidae.

Exact synonyms: Picumnus
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Picidae, Picidae
Member holonyms: Piculet



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Picumnus

genus Physalia
genus Physalis
genus Physaria
genus Physeter
genus Physostegia
genus Physostigma
genus Phytelephas
genus Phytolacca
genus Phytophthora
genus Pica
genus Picea
genus Pickeringia
genus Picoides
genus Picrasma
genus Picris
genus Picumnus
genus Picus
genus Pieris
genus Pilea
genus Pilosella
genus Pilularia
genus Pimenta
genus Pimpinella
genus Pinckneya
genus Pinctada
genus Pineus
genus Pinguicula
genus Pinguinus
genus Pinicola
genus Pinnotheres

Literary usage of Genus picumnus

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1. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1871)
"Blyth (described and referred to P. nanus, Vigors, JAS XIV. 197). Inhabits ? Subfam. Genus PICUMNUS, Temminck. P. innominatus, Burton, PZS 1835, p. 154. ..."

2. North American Geology and Palæontology for the Use of Amateurs, Students by Samuel Almond Miller (1889)
"The genus Picumnus was established by Temminck, and included two groups, one with four toes, the other with three, the former of which was regarded by the ..."

3. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1863)
"The genus Picumnus was established by Temminck, and included two groups, one with four toes, the other with three, the former of which was regarded by the ..."

4. Birds by Eugene William Oates, William Thomas Blanford (1895)
"Two genera are Indian. Key to the Genera. Toes 4; orbital region feathered PICUMNUS, p.. Toes 3; orbital region naked SASIA, p. 77. Genus PICUMNUS, Temminck ..."

5. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal by Asiatic Society of Bengal (1832)
"... tail feathers elongated beyond the rest, and the lateral feathers were shown to be altogether soft and flexible, like those of the genus Picumnus, Temm. ..."

6. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1886)
"... upper surface of tail green. Length, 3.80; wing, 1.50; tail, 1.25; tarsus, .50; bill, .55. HABITAT. Cuba. FAMILY PIGIONE. GENUS Picumnus TEMM. ..."

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