Definition of Campylorhynchus
1. Noun. Alternative classifications for the cactus wrens.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Troglodytidae, Troglodytidae
Member holonyms: Cactus Wren
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Campylorhynchus
Literary usage of Campylorhynchus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1894)
"( Cf. CHAPMAN, Auk, X, Oct. 1893, 3"-) GENUS campylorhynchus SPIX (p. 325). ... campylorhynchus SPIX, 1824, is preoccupied in ..."
2. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1861)
"campylorhynchus NIGRICEPS. Supra fulvo-rufescens nigro ... I possess two examples of this species of campylorhynchus, one obtained by one of M. Salle's ..."
3. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1856)
"... allied to campylorhynchus, Spis, and described but one species as ... as Prince Bonaparte has remarked, intermediate between campylorhynchus and ..."