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Noun1.Phoeniculus - type and only genus of the family PhoeniculidaePhoeniculus - type and only genus of the family Phoeniculidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
wood hoopoe - tropical African bird having metallic blackish plumage but no crest
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Phoeniculidae Phoeniculus purpureus Green woodhoopoe 31.
The obligate cavity roosting of the Green Woodhoopoe, Phoeniculus purpureus, led Ligon et al.
Green Woodhoopoes (Phoeniculus purpurcus) and obligate cavity roosting provide a test of the thermoregulatory insufficiency hypothesis.