Fulica

noun
Fu·​li·​ca | \ ˈfyülə̇kə \

Definition of Fulica

: a genus of aquatic birds (family Rallidae) comprising the coots and being from the typical rails by the presence of a frontal shield and lobed toes — compare gallinule

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History and Etymology for Fulica

New Latin, from Latin, coot

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“Fulica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fulica. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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