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banana bird

[W Car, different sp.] n. 1. a bird, the banana quit or honeyereeper (Coereba flaveola): 1880 Banana bird. . . BahamaHoney Creeper (Cory 76). 1972 Banana bird. . . Coereba flaveola (Paterson 156). = BANANA SPARROW, CHEE-CHEE etc., JINJY, YELLOW BREAST (Gen.)

2. a bird, the black-cowled oriole (Icterus dominicensis) on Abaco only: 1972 (Paterson 160). COCONUT BIRD, PAROQUET 2

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Last update: 2012-01-04 15:31
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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