Definition of Haematopus

1. Noun. Oystercatchers.

Exact synonyms: Genus Haematopus
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Charadriiformes, Order Charadriiformes
Member holonyms: Oyster Catcher, Oystercatcher



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haematopus

Haemamoeba
Haemanthus
Haemanthus coccineus
Haemaphysalis
Haemaphysalis chordeilis
Haemaphysalis cinnabarina
Haemaphysalis cinnabarina punctata
Haemaphysalis concinna
Haemaphysalis leachi
Haemaphysalis leporis-palustris
Haemaphysalis spinigera
Haematobia
Haematobia irritans
Haematopinus
Haematopodidae
Haematopus (current term)
Haematoxylum
Haematoxylum campechianum
Haemichorda
Haemichordata
Haemobartonella
Haemobartonella felis
Haemobartonella muris
Haemococcidium
Haemodipsus ventricosus
Haemodoraceae
Haemodorum
Haemogregarina
Haemophilus actinomycetemcomitans
Haemophilus aegypticus

Literary usage of Haematopus

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

1. Catalogue of the Birds in the British Museum by Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1896)
"Chili. u, v, w. Ad. sk. v. Falkland Islands. . _ Page 114. Haematopus ... (Maynard). x. $ ad. sk. Costa luca. Seebohm Coll. Page 117. Haematopus ..."

2. The Birds of Long Island by Jacob P. Giraud (1844)
"GENUS Haematopus —LINN. OYSTER-CATCHER. [Bill longer :han the head—hard, s'.rong, compressed toward the end; neck moderate ; hody compact ; wings long ..."

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