genus Junco


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Related to genus Junco: Dark eyed junco
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Noun1.genus Junco - American finches
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Fringillidae, Fringillidae - finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings
junco, snowbird - small North American finch seen chiefly in winter
References in periodicals archive ?
The genus Junco has historically been considered to include three
Miller, Speciation in the Avian Genus Junco, 44 Univ.
the Rapid Diversification of a Songbird Lineage in the Genus Junco, 274