Definition of Crested cariama

1. Noun. Brazilian Cariama; sole representative of the genus Cariama.

Exact synonyms: Cariama Cristata, Seriema
Generic synonyms: Wader, Wading Bird
Group relationships: Cariama, Genus Cariama

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crested Cariama

crest cloud
crest clouds
crest of alveolar ridge
crest of cochlear opening
crest of fenestrae cochleae
crest of greater tubercle
crest of head of rib
crest of lesser tubercle
crest of neck of rib
crest of palatine bone
crest of petrous part of temporal bone
crest of scapular spine
crested cariama (current term)
crested coral root
crested lark
crested larks
crested myna
crested penguin
crested penguins
crested screamer
crested screamers
crested swift
crested tit

Literary usage of Crested cariama

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1. Argentine Ornithology: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Birds of the Argentine by Philip Lutley Sclater, William Henry Hudson (1889)
"(crested cariama.) La Saria, Azara, Apunt. ili. p. 101 (Paraguay). ... The Crested Cariama is a native of the Campos of the interior of Brazil, ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1909)
"the crested, Cariama cristata Linn., and Burmeister's seriema, Chunga burmeisteri (Hartl). Among other noteworthy species of birds may be mentioned both ..."

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