genus Ciconia

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Noun1.genus Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storksgenus Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storks
bird genus - a genus of birds
Ciconia ciconia, white stork - the common stork of Europe; white with black wing feathers and a red bill
black stork, Ciconia nigra - Old World stork that is glossy black above and white below
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Moreover, all fossil records of the genus Ciconia in the Pleistocene of South America are briefly analyzed.
2005): A review of the Australian fossil storks of the genus Ciconia (Aves: Ciconiidae), with the description of a new species.
Wood's tree is largely congruent with the most-parsimonious trees from this study, except in relationships among species within the genus Ciconia.