Definition of Orthotomus
1. Noun. Tailorbirds.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Sylviidae, Sylviidae
Member holonyms: Orthotomus Sutorius, Tailorbird
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Orthotomus
Literary usage of Orthotomus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1907)
"Orthotomus mearnsi sp. nov. Orthotomus frontalis ... Similar to Orthotomus frontalis Sharpe but chestnut of forehead extending on crown to or nearly to ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1903)
"Orthotomus cineraceus Blyth. Orthotomus ... 580, 1845. Malacca. A male and female from Lampong. Orthotomus ..."