Aethia

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Translingual[edit]

Aethia cristatella

Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Ancient Greek αἴθυια (aíthuia, a diving bird, perhaps the shearwater)

Proper noun[edit]

Aethia f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Alcidae — four auklet species of the North Pacific.

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See also[edit]

  • Paleoaethia (class Trilobita, order/family incertae sedis)

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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: