quelea


quelea
an African weaver-bird

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • quéléa — ● quéléa nom masculin Petit passereau (plocéidé) des savanes et prairies africaines vivant en colonies très denses et qui provoque des dégâts considérables dans les cultures céréalières …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Quelea — Taxobox name = Quelea regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Ploceidae genus = Quelea genus authority = Reichenbach, 1850 subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = Quelea cardinalis Quelea erythrops… …   Wikipedia

  • quelea — /kwee lee euh/, n. any of several African weaverbirds of the genus Quelea, esp. Q. quelea (red billed quelea), noted for its vast flocks that destroy grain crops. [1925 30; < NL: genus name (1850; earlier as a species name), perh. alter. of ML… …   Universalium

  • quelea — ˈkwēlēə noun Etymology: New Latin, probably from a native name in Africa 1. capitalized : a genus of African weaverbirds 2. s : any bird of the genus Quelea; especially : a red billed bird (Q. quelea) often kept as a cage bird …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quelea — Que|lea die; , s <aus nlat. quelea, dies wohl aus dem Afrik.> Blutschnabelweber, Gattung der Webervögel …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • quelea — [ kwi:lɪə] noun a brownish African weaver bird. [Genus Quelea: three species.] Origin mod. L., perh. from med. L. qualea quail …   English new terms dictionary

  • Quelea — raudonsnapiai audėjai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Quelea rus. красноклювый ткач, m pranc. travailleur, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – audėjiniai siauresnis terminas – kardinolinis raudonsnapis audėjas siauresnis… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas


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