avifauna

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Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Latin avis (bird) + New Latin fauna (animals), from Latin Faunus (god of herdsmen)

Noun[edit]

avifauna (usually uncountable, plural avifaunas or avifaunae)

  1. The birds, or all the kinds of birds, inhabiting a region.

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