What is another word for Genus Pyrocephalus?

5 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs pˌa͡ɪɹə͡ʊsˈɛfaləs], [ d‍ʒˈɛnəs pˌa‍ɪɹə‍ʊsˈɛfaləs], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s p_ˌaɪ_ɹ_əʊ_s_ˈɛ_f_a_l_ə_s]

The Genus Pyrocephalus is a group of birds that are commonly known as vermilion flycatchers. This group consists of only one species of birds, the Pyrocephalus rubinus. However, the word "pyrocephalus" is derived from Greek, which means "fiery head". Due to this, there are several synonyms for the word Genus Pyrocephalus, which are frequently used interchangeably. Some of the common synonyms for this Genus are Ruby-crowned Flycatcher, Fire-headed Flycatcher, and Vermilion Tanager. These names are based on physical attributes of the birds like their bright red plumage and their habitats, enabling bird enthusiasts to identify them more efficiently.

Synonyms for Genus pyrocephalus:

How to use "Genus pyrocephalus" in context?

The Genus Pyrocephalus contains a single species, Pyrocephalus Anomalus. This is the only known species of the genus, and it is found in Africa. Pyrocephalus Anomalus is a horny-headed gecko that lives in the trees of open woodland and bushland.

Homophones for Genus pyrocephalus:

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