Xantus's murrelet


Xan·​tus's murrelet
: a murrelet (Endomychura hypoleucus) of the California and Mexican coast that is slaty gray above and has white underparts and wing lining

Word History


after János Xántus †1894

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“Xantus's murrelet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Xantus%27s%20murrelet. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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