Definitions for bohemian waxwing
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word bohemian waxwing
Bohemian waxwing, Bombycilla garrulus(noun)
large waxwing of northern North America; similar to but larger than the cedar waxwing
The bird Bombycilla garrulus.
The Bohemian Waxwing is a member of the waxwing family of passerines. A sleek bird, 18–21 cm long with a pointed crest, it travels in large, nomadic groups with a strong, direct flight. It breeds in coniferous forests throughout the most northern parts of Europe, Asia and western North America. As the Cedar Waxwing inhabits only North America and the Japanese Waxwing only Asia, the Bohemian Waxwing is the only member of this family whose range circumnavigates all the continents just below the sub-Arctic latitudes.
Find a translation for the bohemian waxwing definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these bohemian waxwing definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"bohemian waxwing." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/bohemian waxwing>.