fulicine

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Wikispecies has information on:

Wikispecies

Commons:Category
Wikimedia Commons has more media related to:

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Fulica (genus name).

Adjective[edit]

fulicine (comparative more fulicine, superlative most fulicine)

  1. (ornithology, rare) Of, or pertaining to coots.
    • 1896, C. W. Andrews, NOVITATES ZOOLOGICAE. VOL. III. (ON THE EXTINCT BIRDS OF THE CHATHAM ISLANDS. PART II.), page 265:
      The tarso-metatarsus is also typically Fulicine