Definition of Trichoglossus
1. Noun. A genus of Loriinae.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Loriinae, Subfamily Loriinae
Member holonyms: Rainbow Lorikeet, Trichoglossus Moluccanus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Trichoglossus
Literary usage of Trichoglossus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. List of the Specimens of Birds in the Collection of the British Museum by George Robert Gray (1855)
"183. a, b. Aru Islands. From Mr. Wallace's Collection. 7. trichoglossus ... From the Zoological Society's Collection. 8. trichoglossus MASSENA. ..."
2. The Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales by Linnean Society of New South Wales (1877)
"Thomas Francis, Esq., OE ; CH Hawkes, Esq. Mr. EP RAMSAY, FLS,, read the following paper descriptive of a new species of trichoglossus. trichoglossus. ..."