Definition of Genus Xenicus
1. Noun. Type genus for the Xenicidae.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Acanthisittidae, Family Acanthisittidae, Family Xenicidae, Xenicidae
Member holonyms: Rock Wren, Xenicus Gilviventris
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Xenicus
Literary usage of Genus Xenicus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1882)
"The genus Xenicus was founded by the late Mr. GR Gray 2 for the reception of the Motacilla longipes of ..."