Sentence Examples

  • Among the more curious forms of other land-birds may be especially mentioned the Megapodiidae, Lipoa and Talegallus, the rail Tribonyx and Pedionomus, which represents the otherwise palaeotropical Turnices in Australia.
  • Palaeotropical Region.
  • Bucerotinae, hornbills, palaeotropical; Irrisorinae, wood hoopoes, Ethiopian.
  • The pythons (q.v.) are restricted to the palaeotropical and Australian regions, with the sole exception of Loxocemus bicolor in southern Mexico.
  • Palaearctic and palaeotropical with the exception of Madagascar; not in the Australian region.