V gilvus
Greenlet Green"let, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus {Vireo}, as the solitary, or blue-headed ({Vireo solitarius}); the brotherly-love ({V. Philadelphicus}); the warbling greenlet ({V. gilvus}); the yellow-throated greenlet ({V. flavifrons}) and others. See {Vireo}. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l,) Any species of {Cyclorhis}, a genus of tropical American birds allied to the tits. [1913 Webster]


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  • V flavifrons — Greenlet Green let, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus {Vireo}, as the solitary, or blue headed ({Vireo solitarius}); the brotherly love ({V. Philadelphicus}); the warbling greenlet ({V.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • V Philadelphicus — Greenlet Green let, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus {Vireo}, as the solitary, or blue headed ({Vireo solitarius}); the brotherly love ({V. Philadelphicus}); the warbling greenlet ({V.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • GILVUS Color — Graece κιῤρὸς, flavo dilutior est. Unde Hippocrates de victu in Morb. acut. Com. 3. vinum album, cum veterascit, semper fieri κιῤρότερον, gilvius, et tandem etiam ξανθὸν, flavum, tradit. Eundem colorem in equis saepe memorant Vett. Varro apud… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Vireo gilvus —   Vireo gilvus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Warbling Vireo — Taxobox name = Warbling Vireo image width = 200px status = LC status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Vireonidae genus = Vireo species = V. gilvus binomial = Vireo gilvus binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Greenlet — Green let, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus {Vireo}, as the solitary, or blue headed ({Vireo solitarius}); the brotherly love ({V. Philadelphicus}); the warbling greenlet ({V. gilvus}); the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vireo solitarius — Greenlet Green let, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) One of numerous species of small American singing birds, of the genus {Vireo}, as the solitary, or blue headed ({Vireo solitarius}); the brotherly love ({V. Philadelphicus}); the warbling greenlet ({V.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vireo — /vir ee oh /, n., pl. vireos. any of several small, insectivorous American birds of the family Vireonidae, having the plumage usually olive green or gray above and white or yellow below. [1825 35; < NL; L vireo (Pliny), prob. the greenfinch,… …   Universalium

  • XANTHUS — I. XANTHUS Candaulis Lydi fil. Historicus Sardianus, qui eôdem tempore fuit, quô Sardes (non quidem a Cyro, sed ab Iombus et Atheniensibus, regnante Dariô, Herodot. l. 5. c. 100.) captae sunt; suidâ teste. Scripsit Lydiacorum libros 4. in quibus… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Molothrus ater —   Tordo cabecicafé Macho adulto …   Wikipedia Español

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