nettlebird


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nettlebird \Net"tle*bird`\, n. (Zool.)
   the European whitethroat. [Prov. Eng.]
   [1913 Webster]
.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whitethroat \White"throat`\, n. (Zool.)
   Any one of several species of Old World warblers, esp. the
   common European species (Sylvia cinerea), called also
   strawsmear, nettlebird, muff, and whitecap, the
   garden whitethroat, or golden warbler ({Sylvia
   hortensis}), and the lesser whitethroat (Sylvia curruca).
   [1913 Webster]
Feedback Form