Definition of Psittacidae

1. Noun. Coextensive with the order Psittaciformes.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Psittacidae

Psidium cattleianum
Psidium guajava
Psidium guineense
Psidium littorale
Psidium littorale longipes
Psilophyta
Psilophytaceae
Psilophytales
Psilopsida
Psilotaceae
Psilotales
Psilotatae
Psilotum
Psilotum nudum
Psithyrus
Psittacidae
Psittaciformes
Psittacula
Psittacula krameri
Psittacus
Psittacus erithacus
Pskov
Psocidae
Psocoptera
Psophia
Psophia crepitans
Psophiidae
Psophocarpus
Psophocarpus tetragonolobus
Psoralea

Literary usage of Psittacidae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"... like those of the parrot (psittacidae) and woodpecker (Picus), are particularly noticeable in every wooded region of the country. ..."

2. The Bird Book: Illustrating in Natural Colors More Than Seven Hundred North by Chester Albert Reed (1914)
"Family psittacidae 382. CAROLINA PAROQUET. Range.—Now rare In Florida and along the Gulf coast to Indian Territory. As late as 1885, the Carolina Paroquets ..."

3. Memoirs of Hugh Edwin Strickland by Hugh Edwin Strickland, William Jardine (1858)
"Another and a more complete monograph of the psittacidae, ... Lear's ' Illustrations of the psittacidae,' 1832, is intended as supplementary to Levaillant's ..."

4. English Coloured Books by Martin Hardie (1906)
"Notable among the early lithograph illustrations coloured entirely by hand is Edward Lear's Illustrations of the Family of psittacidae or Parrots, ..."

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