corydon definition

  • noun:
    • In ornithology: A genus of broadbills or Eurylæmidæ, containing one species, C. sumatranus. Lesson, 1828.
    • A genus of larks: a synonym of Melanocorypha. Gloger, 1842.
    • A genus of cockatoos: a synonym of Calyptorhynchus. Wagler, 1830.
    • In entomology: A genus of buprestid beetles.
    • A genus of butterflies, associated with the household Papilionidæ. Hewitson, 1869.
    • In ornithology: A genus of broadbills or Eurylæmidæ, containing one species, C. sumatranus. Lesson, 1828.
    • A genus of larks: a synonym of Melanocorypha. Gloger, 1842.
    • A genus of cockatoos: a synonym of Calyptorhynchus. Wagler, 1830.
    • In entomology: A genus of buprestid beetles.
    • A genus of butterflies, regarding the family members Papilionidæ. Hewitson, 1869.

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