Gymnorhina


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Related to Gymnorhina: Australian magpie
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Noun1.Gymnorhina - in some classifications placed in the family Laniidae: Australian piping crowsGymnorhina - in some classifications placed in the family Laniidae: Australian piping crows
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cracticidae, family Cracticidae - Australian birds formerly included in the family Laniidae
Gymnorhina tibicen, piping crow, piping crow-shrike - crow-sized black-and-white bird; a good mimic often caged
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These included Australian Magpie Gymnorhina tibicen, Magpie-lark Grallina cyanoleuca, Brown Quail Coturnix ypsilophora and Willie Wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys.
Plagiorhynchus cylindracens likely originated in Europe and has been introduced to Asia, North America, Africa, and Australia through transcontinental introductions of passerine birds, especially the European starling, American robin and the Australian magpie (Gymnorhina tibicens) (Skuballa et al., 2010).
Australian Magpies (Gymnorhina tibicen) are South Australia's State Government emblem.