Definition of Genus Phylloscopus
1. Noun. Warblers.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Sylviidae, Sylviidae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Phylloscopus
Literary usage of Genus Phylloscopus
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1. A Hand-book to the Birds of Great Britain by Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1896)
"genus Phylloscopus. Phylloscopus, Boie, Isis., 1826, p. 972. ... The members of the genus Phylloscopus are small birds of delicate form and colour, ..."
2. A History of British Birds by William YARRELL, Howard Saunders, Alfred Newton (1874)
"This last course seems the most preferable, as the Yellow-browed Warbler differs in no structural character of any value from the genus Phylloscopus, ..."
3. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1900)
"He gave particular attention to the smaller Warblers, and was a special authority on the genus Phylloscopus, of which he discovered several new species. ..."