genus Piranga

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Related to genus Piranga: scarlet tanager, Ipiranga
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Noun1.genus Piranga - a genus of Thraupidaegenus Piranga - a genus of Thraupidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
firebird, Piranga olivacea, redbird, scarlet tanager - the male is bright red with black wings and tail
Piranga ludoviciana, western tanager - of western North America; male is black and yellow and orange-red
Piranga rubra, summer redbird, summer tanager - of middle and southern United States; male is deep rose-red the female mostly yellow
hepatic tanager, Piranga flava hepatica - common tanager of southwestern United States and Mexico