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Related to Plectrophenax: snow bunting
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Noun1.Plectrophenax - snow buntingPlectrophenax - snow bunting        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Emberizidae, subfamily Emberizidae, subfamily Emberizinae - buntings and some New World sparrows
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Diversification at high latitudes: speciation of buntings in the genus Plectrophenax inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear markers.
maculatus (Swainson), spotted I R towhee Plectrophenax nivalis (Linnaeus), I O snow bunting Pooecetes gramineus (Gmelin), I O vesper sparrow Spizella arborea (Wilson), I C American tree sparrow S.