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Definition of "jacana" []

  • A group of wading birds in the family Jacanidae, usually having long toes and claws and found throughout the world. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jacana" in a sentence
  • "There are several species of "jacana" in South America, and also some species in the tropical countries of the East."
  • "Rare and endangered species include the birds scarlet ibis (Eudocimus ruber), and wattled jacana (Jacana jacana), the mammals tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis) and manatee Trichechus manatus, and several marine turtles, for whom it is a breeding area."
  • "Embassy, 012 -3443910, 083 -4592001 margriet. [email protected], or Jacana media: 0111 - 648 1157, www."
Words like "jacana"
Actophilornis africanus
Actophilornis albinucha
African Jacana
Bronze-winged Jacana
Comb-crested Jacana
Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Irediparra gallinacea
Jacana jacana
Jacana spinosa
Lesser Jacana
Madagascar Jacana
Metopidius indicus
Microparra capensis
Pheasant-tailed Jacana
surgeon bird
Wattled Jacana