Zavattariornis love


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Corvidae.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word Zavattariornis.


  • Four endemic bird genera are found in this part of the hotspot, including three that are widespread (Cyanochen, Rougetius, and Parophasma) and one that has a very localized distribution in the south (Zavattariornis).

    Biological diversity in the Eastern Afromontane

  • The ecoregion also contains part of the South Ethiopian highlands endemic bird area, centered on the forests, grasslands, and thickets to the southwest of the Bale Mountains and including the Yabello Sanctuary at around 1,700 meters where the endemic Sidamo lark (Heteromirafra sidamoensis, EN), white-tailed swallow (Hirundo megaensis, VU) and Ethiopian bush-crow (Zavattariornis stresemanni, VU) occur.

    Ethiopian montane forests


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.