family Dendrocolaptidae


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Noun1.family Dendrocolaptidae - woodhewers or woodcreepers
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
suborder Tyranni, Tyranni - New World flycatchers; antbirds; oven birds; woodhewers
Dendrocolaptes, genus Dendrocolaptes - type genus of the Dendrocolaptidae
woodcreeper, wood-creeper, woodhewer, tree creeper - any of numerous South American and Central American birds with a curved bill and stiffened tail feathers that climb and feed like woodpeckers