Acanthagenys

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Translingual[edit]

Acanthagenys rufogularis
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄκᾰνθᾰ (ákantha, thorn, spine) +‎ γένῠς (génus, jaw, mouth), perhaps a reference to the honeyeater's spiny cheeks.

Proper noun[edit]

Acanthagenys f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Meliphagidae — the spiny-cheeked honeyeater.

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References[edit]

  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276: