Pallas's sandgrouse

noun

Definition of Pallas's sandgrouse

: a sandgrouse (Syrrhaptes paradoxus) of central Asia that has long sharply-pointed tail feathers, wings without white markings, and a conspicuous black patch on the belly

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History and Etymology for Pallas's sandgrouse

after Peter S. Pallas

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“Pallas's sandgrouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pallas%27s%20sandgrouse. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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