Clamatores
Clamatores Clam`a*to"res, n. pl. [L. clamator, pl. clamatores, a bawler.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of passerine birds in which the vocal muscles are but little developed, so that they lack the power of singing. [1913 Webster]

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  • Clamatōres — (Schreivögel), s. Sperlingsvögel …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Clamatores — noun used in some classification systems; a suborder or superfamily nearly coextensive with suborder Tyranni; Passeriformes having relatively simple vocal organs and little power of song; clamatorial birds • Syn: ↑suborder Clamatores •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • clamatores — clam·a·to·res …   English syllables

  • Подотряд Кричащие (Clamatores, или Tyranni) —          Характеризуется рядом анатомических признаков, в частности простым строением нижней гортани, имеющей не более 2 пар голосовых мышц, и своеобразным расположением мускулатуры пальцев.         У древолазовых (семейство Dendrocolaptidae) два …   Биологическая энциклопедия

  • suborder Clamatores — noun used in some classification systems; a suborder or superfamily nearly coextensive with suborder Tyranni; Passeriformes having relatively simple vocal organs and little power of song; clamatorial birds • Syn: ↑Clamatores • Derivationally… …   Useful english dictionary

  • clamatorial — adjective of or relating to Clamatores • Pertains to noun: ↑Clamatores • Derivationally related forms: ↑Clamatores …   Useful english dictionary

  • animal order — noun the order of animals • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Eubacteriales, ↑order Eubacteriales, ↑Pseudomonadales, ↑order Pseudomonadales, ↑Rickettsiales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Passeriformes — noun largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres • Syn: ↑Passeriformes • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Passeriformes — noun largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres • Syn: ↑order… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clamatorial — Clam a*to rial, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Like or pertaining to the Clamatores. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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