alcedo definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of perching birds, including the European kingfisher (Alcedo ispida). See halcyon.
    • A genus of kingfishers, associated with the family Alcedinidæ and subfamily Alcedininæ, providing title to these.
    • A. ispida could be the common species of Europe. See Alcedinidæ and kingfisher.
    • kind genus associated with the Alcedinidae
    • A genus of perching wild birds, including the European kingfisher (Alcedo ispida). See halcyon.
    • A genus of kingfishers, regarding the family members Alcedinidæ and subfamily Alcedininæ, providing name to those.
    • A. ispida may be the typical types of European countries. See Alcedinidæ and kingfisher.
    • type genus of this Alcedinidae

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