Definition of Genus Piranga
1. Noun. A genus of Thraupidae.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Thraupidae, Thraupidae
Member holonyms: Firebird, Piranga Olivacea, Redbird, Scarlet Tanager, Piranga Ludoviciana, Western Tanager, Piranga Rubra, Summer Redbird, Summer Tanager, Hepatic Tanager, Piranga Flava Hepatica
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Piranga
Literary usage of Genus Piranga
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Birds of Eastern North America Known to Occur East of the Nineteenth by Charles Barney Cory, Field Museum of Natural History (1899)
"genus Piranga. VIEILL. 453 (607) PIRANGA LUDOVICIANA. (WiLS.) Louisiana Tanager. Western species; recorded from Massachusetts and New York. ..."