Ptilonorhynchidae

plural noun
Ptil·o·no·rhyn·chi·dae | \ˌtilənōˈriŋkəˌdē\

Definition of Ptilonorhynchidae 

: a family of passerine birds that comprises the bowerbirds and is often included as a subfamily in Paradiseidae

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History and Etymology for Ptilonorhynchidae

New Latin, from Ptilonorhynchus, type genus (from Greek ptilon feather, down + -rhynchus) + -idae

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