Acanthasitta meaning

A taxonomic genus within the family Acanthisittidae — the New Zealand wrens, a type of passerine.
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Origin of acanthasitta

  • From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀκανθίς (akanthis, “goldfinch, linnet”) + New Latin sitta (“nuthatch”), from Ancient Greek σίττη (sitte, “nuthatch”)

    From Wiktionary