Definition of Genus Archaeopteryx
1. Noun. A genus of fossil birds.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Archaeornithes, Subclass Archaeornithes
Member holonyms: Archaeopteryx, Archaeopteryx Lithographica, Archeopteryx
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Archaeopteryx
Literary usage of Genus Archaeopteryx
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1. The Theory of Evolution: With Special Reference to the Evidence Upon which by William Berryman Scott (1917)
"... Jurassic life of Europe and here were discovered two nearly complete skeletons of the most ancient known bird, belonging to the genus Archaeopteryx. ..."