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spiderhunter

[spahy-der-huhn-ter] /ˈspaɪ dərˌhʌn tər/
noun
1.
any of several sunbirds of the genus Arachnothera, of southern Asia and the East Indies, having dull-colored plumage and a long bill.
Origin of spiderhunter
1855-1860
1855-60; spider + hunter
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  • This spiderhunter was recorded on the basis of one specimen and one sight record.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson

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