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darter meaning

EN[-ɑː(r)tə(r)]
WDarter
  • The darters or snakebirds are mainly tropical waterbirds in the family Anhingidae having a single genus Anhinga.
  • Anhinga is derived from the Tupi ajíŋa (also transcribed áyinga or ayingá), which in local mythology refers to a malevolent demonic forest spirit; it is often translated as "devil bird".
  • ^ Walter J. Bock (1994): History and Nomenclature of Avian Family-Group Names. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, number 222; with application of article 36 of ICZN.
  • ^ Answers.com [2009], BLI (2009), Myers et al. [2009]
darter
darter
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    Grammatically, this word "darter" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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