Definition of Ciconia nigra
1. Noun. Old World stork that is glossy black above and white below.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ciconia Nigra
Literary usage of Ciconia nigra
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1. A History of British Birds by William Yarrell, Alfred Newton, Howard Saunders (1884)
"ciconia nigra. THE first occurrence of the Black Stork in a wild state in this country was made known by Montagu, in a paper read before the Linnean Society ..."