birdwing


birdwing
n. large tropical butterfly with bright colors (native to Asia and Australia)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Birdwing — One male and female representative of the genera; Trogonoptera, Troides and Ornithoptera. Species from top to bottom, left to right: Trogonoptera brookiana (♂), Trogonoptera brookiana (♀), Troides dohertyi (♂), Troides dohertyi (♀), Ornithoptera… …   Wikipedia

  • birdwing — noun a very large boldly marked butterfly occurring in tropical Australasia. [Genus Ornithoptera: several species, including Queen Alexandra s birdwing (O. alexandrae), the world s largest butterfly.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • birdwing — birdˈwing or birdwing butterfly noun Any of various very large brightly coloured butterflies of SE Asia • • • Main Entry: ↑bird …   Useful english dictionary

  • birdwing — noun Any of various papilionid butterflies of exceptionally large size with angular wings …   Wiktionary

  • Birdwing pearlymussel — Lemiox rimosus Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Birdwing Bed and Breakfast Weegena — (Weegena,Австралия) Категория отеля …   Каталог отелей

  • birdwing butterfly — birdˈwing or birdwing butterfly noun Any of various very large brightly coloured butterflies of SE Asia • • • Main Entry: ↑bird …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queen Alexandra's Birdwing — Taxobox | name = Queen Alexandra s Birdwing status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 image caption = Ornithoptera alexandrae (male). image2 caption = female regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Lepidoptera familia =… …   Wikipedia

  • Rothschild's Birdwing — Ornithoptera rothschildi male, upperside Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Goliath Birdwing — Taxobox | name = Goliath Birdwing name = Goliath Birdwing image caption = male of form supremus image2 caption = female regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Lepidoptera familia = Papilionidae subfamilia = Papilioninae… …   Wikipedia


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