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Noun1.Turdus - type genus of the TurdidaeTurdus - type genus of the Turdidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
missel thrush, mistle thrush, mistletoe thrush, Turdus viscivorus - large European thrush that feeds on mistletoe berries
mavis, song thrush, Turdus philomelos, throstle - common Old World thrush noted for its song
fieldfare, snowbird, Turdus pilaris - medium-sized Eurasian thrush seen chiefly in winter
Turdus iliacus, redwing - small European thrush having reddish flanks
European blackbird, merl, merle, ousel, ouzel, Turdus merula, blackbird - common black European thrush
ring blackbird, ring ouzel, ring thrush, Turdus torquatus - European thrush common in rocky areas; the male has blackish plumage with a white band around the neck
American robin, Turdus migratorius, robin - large American thrush having a rust-red breast and abdomen
clay-colored robin, Turdus greyi - robin of Mexico and Central America
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Dispersion probabilities of the nest fate (Triangles = successful and Circles = unsucceful) of Turdus grayi at local and patch scales.
captured Intensity * (%) Common blackbird 17/514 (3.3) 6.8 (Turdus merula) Song thrush 2/238 (0.8) 1 (T.
We investigated 2 mortality events in wintering and migrating song thrushes (Turdus philomelos) in Catalonia, northeastern Spain in 2009 and 2010.
Results--We found 46 nests of six common, open-nesting species in the Chamela-Cuixmala Biosphere Reserve: black-capped gnatcatcher (2 nests), red-breasted chat (1 nest), blue bunting (1 nest), orange-breasted bunting (Passerina leclancherii; 1 nest), rufous-backed thrush (Turdus rufopalliatus; 1 nest), and yellow-green vireo (39 nests).
longirostre was found on Lathrotriccus euleri Cabanis, Pipraeidea melanonota (Vieillot), Saltator similis Lafresnaye & d'Orbigny, Synallaxis spixi PL Sclater, Tachyphonus coronatus (Vieillot), Turdus amaurocalinus Cabanis and Turdus subalaris (Seebohm).
Elaenia parvirostris, Empidonomus varius y Turdus spp.) y granivoras-frugivoras (e.g.
Taxon Diet FD Sen Pipridae Antilophia galeata F D M Turdidae Turdus leucomelas O SD L Thraupidae Saltator similis O SD L Lanio penicillatus O D L Tersina viridis O D L Dacnis cayana O SD L Emberezidae Arremon flavirostris O D M Handling behavior Visit Taxon (n of fruit eaten) rate DP Pipridae Antilophia galeata SW (48), SM (16) 0.78 0.4788 Turdidae Turdus leucomelas SW (2) 0.03 0.0145 Thraupidae Saltator similis SM (27) 0.39 Lanio penicillatus SW (6), B (20) 0.22 0.0593 Tersina viridis B (1) 0.01 - Dacnis cayana SW (15), B (9) 0.35 0.1213 Emberezidae Arremon flavirostris SW (3), B (7) 0.07 0.0114
Data from one microbe, Escherichia coli 8739, revealed that American robins (Turdus migratorius) had significantly lower bactericidal capacity than house sparrows (Passer domesticus) or gray catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis).
Acoustic adaptation in Turdus leucomelas (Passeriformes: Turdidae) songs to different levels of anthropogenic noise, in the metropolitan area of Belem, Para, Brazil
To the Editor: Usutu virus (USUV), a member of the Japanese encephalitis virus antigenic group, was first detected in 1959 in mosquitoes in South Africa (1), and it emerged in 1996 in blackbirds (Turdus merula) in Italy (2).
The species infected were a great blue heron (Ardea herodias), 2 American crows (Corvus brachyrhyncos), 2 American robins (Turdus migratorius), 2 mourning doves (Zenaida macroura), a red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), a blue-gray gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea), a northern mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos), a house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus), and a northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis).