Sentence Examples


  • The gallinaceous birds are represented by a quail, Coturnix novae zealandiae, now exterminated.
  • " Osteology of Gallinaceous Birds," T.Z.S., v., 1863; " Rhinochetus," ibid.
  • But indications of such a syrinx occur also in Pittidae, pigeons and gallinaceous birds (Gallidae), the last cases being clearly analogous.
  • Gallinaceous birds, storkand crane-like waders, rails, birds of prey, cormorants, &c. Especially numerous bones have been found in the Paris basin, chiefly described by G.
  • He had, however, the courage to act up to his own professions in collocating the rollers (Coracias) with the beeeaters (Merops), and had the sagacity to surmise that Menura was not a Gallinaceous bird.
 

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