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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Spotted crakes.

Usage examples (14)
  • Now, in the first place, I find 'Porzana' to be indeed Italian for
  • The Samoan wood rail (Pareudiastes pacificus) and sooty rail (Porzana tabuensis) are probably extinct.
  • They also extirpated the Kermadec parakeet (Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae cyanurus), New Zealand pigeon (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae), and spotless crake (Porzana tabuensis).
  • Alien species, such as rats, continue to devastate native species and are believed to been largely responsible for the extinction of the Kosrae crake (Porzana monasa)... for more
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