family Icteridae


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Noun1.family Icteridae - American orioles; American blackbirds; bobolinks; meadowlarks
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
American oriole, New World oriole, oriole - American songbird; male is black and orange or yellow
genus Icterus, Icterus - type genus of the Icteridae
genus Sturnella, Sturnella - a genus of passerine birds including the meadowlarks
Cacicus, genus Cacicus - a genus of tropical American orioles
Euphagus, genus Euphagus - a genus of Icteridae
Agelaius, genus Agelaius - red-winged blackbirds
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melanocephalus (Swainson), I R black-headed grosbeak Spiza americana (Gmelin), I O dickcissel Family Icteridae (icterines) Agelaius phoeniceus (Linnaeus), I A red-winged blackbird Dolichonyx oryzivorus (Linnaeus), I O bobolink Euphagus carolinus (Muller), rusty I R blackbird E.