What is another word for Genus Oceanites?

Pronunciation: [d͡ʒˈɛnəs ˈə͡ʊʃənˌa͡ɪts] (IPA)

Genus Oceanites is a taxonomic genus comprising small seabirds like storm petrels. These birds belong to the family Oceanitidae and are the world's smallest seabirds. The genus name Oceanites is derived from the Greek word "Okeanos," meaning ocean. Synonyms for the genus Oceanites include Gould's petrel, Wilson's petrel, and the southern storm petrel. Gould's petrel is named after John Gould, a British ornithologist who described several species of birds. Wilson's petrel is named after Alexander Wilson, an American ornithologist who is widely regarded as the greatest American ornithologist before Audubon. The southern storm petrel is a synonym for certain species of storm petrel that are found in the Southern Ocean.

Synonyms for Genus oceanites:

What are the hypernyms for Genus oceanites?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Aves (birds), Charadriiformes (shorebirds).

Related words: Genus Oceanites species, genus Oceanites, genus Oceanites sea star, Genus Oceanites in the animal kingdom, Genus Oceanites and urchins, Genus of sea stars

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