Chunga burmeisteri
Seriema Ser`i*e"ma, n. [Native name.] (Zo["o]l.) either of two large South American birds related to the cranes, the {cariama} of Southern Brazil ({Cariama cristata}, formerly {Dicholophus cristata}) or the {Chunga burmeisteri} of Argentina. They have an erectile crest and a short, broad bill. They are often domesticated. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • Chunga burmeisteri — chunga chunga n. The Argentinian cariama ({Chunga burmeisteri}). Syn: seriema, {Chunga burmeisteri}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chunga burmeisteri — chunga chunga n. The Argentinian cariama ({Chunga burmeisteri}). Syn: seriema, {Chunga burmeisteri}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chunga burmeisteri — Cariama de Burmeister Chunga burmeisteri …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chunga burmeisteri —   Chuña de patas negras …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chunga burmeisteri — argentininė kariama statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Chunga burmeisteri angl. black legged seriema vok. Schwarzfußseriema, m rus. черноногая кариама, f pranc. cariama de Burmeister, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Chunga burmeisteri — noun Argentinian Cariama • Syn: ↑chunga, ↑seriema • Hypernyms: ↑wading bird, ↑wader • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Chunga …   Useful english dictionary

  • chunga — n. The Argentinian cariama ({Chunga burmeisteri}). Syn: seriema, {Chunga burmeisteri}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chunga — Cariama de Burmeister Chunga burmeisteri …   Wikipédia en Français

  • chunga — noun Argentinian Cariama • Syn: ↑seriema, ↑Chunga burmeisteri • Hypernyms: ↑wading bird, ↑wader • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Chunga …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Chunga — noun a genus of Cariamidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cariamidae, ↑family Cariamidae • Member Meronyms: ↑chunga, ↑seriema, ↑Chunga burmeisteri …   Useful english dictionary

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