Definition of Genus rupicola
1. Noun. Cock of the rocks.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Cotingidae, Family Cotingidae
Member holonyms: Cock Of The Rock, Rupicola Rupicola
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Rupicola
Literary usage of Genus rupicola
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1. List of the Vertebrated Animals Now Or Lately Living in the Gardens of the by London Zoo (London, England), Philip Lutley Sclater (1883)
"Banded Cotinga. Hah. Brazil. a. Purchased, Jan. 18, 1875. From Bahía. Seo PZS 1875, p. 82. '>. Purchased, Oct. 17, 1877. Genus RUPICOLA. 420. ..."
2. Boston Journal of Natural History by Boston Society of Natural History (1839)
"It should also be observed, that the division B, of M. de Blainville and M. Rang, founded on ANATINA rupicola, Lam., genus RUPICOLA, Fleur. de Bellevue, ..."
3. Chambers's encyclopædia by Chambers W. and R., ltd (1874)
"... hidden by feathers ; the wings rather short, but pointed ; the tail very short and even ; the legs (tarsi) long and slender. In the genus Rupicola, ..."