Avifauna



the birds of a given region, considered as a whole.
Historical Examples

The Rhea is, above all other birds, a most characteristic representative of the avifauna of the Patagonian subregion.
Argentine Ornithology, Volume I (of 2) P. L. Sclater

Some members of the avifauna of Coahuila probably reached the State in this time.
Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban

Hence it is evident that in the Himalayas the avifauna along the snow-line differs greatly from that of the low, warm valleys.
Birds of the Indian Hills Douglas Dewar

The avifauna of Coahuila today is a mixture of the several mentioned elements.
Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban

This practice has declined, but the resultant vegetational changes and erosion have adversely affected the avifauna.
The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3 Rollin H. Baker

The avifauna of the Nilgiris is considerably smaller than that of the Himalayas.
Birds of the Indian Hills Douglas Dewar

A good many changes can take place in the avifauna of a country in that time.
The Wild Turkey and Its Hunting Edward A. McIlhenny

These statements are applicable to the history of the avifauna of Micronesia.
The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3 Rollin H. Baker

Some representatives of the avifauna of the central and southern sections of the Central Plateau reach southwestern Coahuila.
Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban

The arriero is one of the most interesting members of Cuban avifauna.
The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson

noun
all the birds in a particular region

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