genus Vidua

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Noun1.genus Vidua - whydahsgenus Vidua - whydahs        
bird genus - a genus of birds
whidah, whydah, widow bird - mostly black African weaverbird
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Indigobirds, which belong to the genus Vidua, lay their eggs in other birds' nests, targeting the hospitality of particular species.
The parasites in this study are in the genus Vidua, and their hosts include various estrildid finch genera found in the Old World.