Cornuta, flowers pale blue - there are a few good varieties of this, including one with white flowers; V.
Cornuta and V.
Arnebia cornuta: hardy, z2 to 2 ft.
Cornuta, 6 to 8 in., blue; V.
Cornuta, as well as some recent hybrids.
Caymans, water-hogs (capinchos), several kinds of deer (Cervus paludosus the largest), ounces, opossums, armadillos, vampires, the American ostrich, the ibis, the jabiru, various species popularly called partridges, the pato real or royal duck, the Palamedea cornuta, parrots and parakeets, are among the more notable forms. Insect life is peculiarly abundant; the red stump-like ant-hills are a feature in every landscape, and bees used to be kept in all the mission villages.
Cornuta of Drs Finsch and Hartlaub, which replaces it in the west as far as the Zambesi.
Birds, p. 37) " from the violent noise it makes " - the Palamedea cornuta of Linnaeus.