[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs dˈaktɪlˌɒptəɹəs], [ dʒˈɛnəs dˈaktɪlˌɒptəɹəs], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s d_ˈa_k_t_ɪ_l_ˌɒ_p_t_ə_ɹ_ə_s]
Related words: Dactylopterus genus, Dactylopterus uritai, Dactylopterus pacificus, Dactylopterus longimanus, Genus Dactylopterus animalia
How to use "Genus dactylopterus" in context?
The Genus Dactylopterus consists of four species of small kites. All four species inhabit the Cape Verde Islands and Polynesia. Dactylopterus curvirostris is the only species found on the mainland of Africa. The other three species are all resident on the islands of Cape Verde, Santo AntÃƒÂ£o, and Santa Maria. These kites are characteristically small, with a wingspan of just over a metre. They are brightly coloured, with a distinctive yellow breast and a pink bill. They are not sexually dimorphic, with both sexes possessing the same plumage.
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