Definition of Recurvirostridae
1. Noun. Long-legged shorebirds.
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Charadrii, Suborder Charadrii
Member holonyms: Genus Recurvirostra, Recurvirostra
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Recurvirostridae
Literary usage of Recurvirostridae
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1. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"... under a tuft of grass on an island. Collector, TF Eastgate. [Brownish buff.[ AVOCETS and STILTS. Family recurvirostridae. 225. American Avocet. ..."