Drepanididae


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Drepanididae: Drepanidae
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Drepanididae - Hawaiian honeycreepers
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Oscines, Passeres, suborder Oscines, suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
Hawaiian honeycreeper, honeycreeper - small to medium-sized finches of the Hawaiian islands
Drepanis, genus Drepanis - a genus of Drepanididae
References in periodicals archive ?
In Loxops coccinea (Richards and Bock, 1973) is originated both from fleshy fibers and aponeurosis and it is the most reduced muscle of the external adductor system in Drepanididae.
gujanensis: Dendrocolaptidae (Donatelli, 1997); Furnariidae (Donatelli and Marceliano, 2007); Drepanididae (Richards and Bock, 1973); Vireonidae (Orenstein and Barlow, 1981).