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cinereous

[sə′nir·ē·əs]
(biology)
Ashen in color.
Having the inert and powdery quality of ashes.
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These nest observations are only the second published for the cinereous mourner, and they fit with the proposal that mourners exhibit Batesian mimicry.
Black-headed Ibis, Cinereous (or Black) Vulture and Great White Pelican are surprising inclusions as they are either not on the UAE checklist or have not been seen for many years.
Food habits of the cinereous harriers (Circus cinereous) in the Araucania, southern Chile.
Although WNV has not yet been detected in South Korea, the perceived threat of its arrival has been highlighted by reports of WNV infection in a dead cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus) in the Vladivostok region of Russia, which is adjacent to the Korean peninsula (2), and in several samples from cinereous vultures and cattle egrets (Bubulcus ibis) in the Russian Far Eastern Region during 2002-2004 (3).
cinereous indument) and the plants are forming dense groups (vs.
This has resulted in an increase in the number of malnourished young vultures being taken to wildlife recovery centres, and an increase in the number of reports of attacks on neonatal and non-neonatal livestock by Eurasian griffon Gyps fulvus and cinereous Aegypius monachus vultures (see Donazar et al.
Stems prostrate or ascending, greenish or cinereous, strigulose.
Known and predicted African winter distributions and habitat use of the endangered Basra reed warbler (Acrocephalus griseldis) and the near-threatened cinereous bunting (Emberiza cineracea).
Sepals Oblong, apex obtuse or Narrowly apiculate, 2,5-3 cm obovate, broadly long acute; 2,4 cm long Petals Dark violet violet Stamens Inserted Exserted Tillandsia Tillandsia propagulifera platyphylla Plant size 3 m 1-1,6 m Leaf size length 60-65 cm 80 cm Sheath width 6,5 cm 15 cm Scales Cinereous Whitish Inflorescence Lax, 2-3 pinnate, Dense, 3 pinnate, flowers secund, flowers secund, spreading.
An exquisite Andean avocet swept across the pool,Andean gulls and Andean geese fed at close range, a cinereous harrier hunted the grasslands.
These include the Shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis desmarestii), the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), the Black Vulture (Aegypius monachus), the Lesser Spotted Eagle (Aquila pomarina), the Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus), Bonnelli's Eagle (Hieraaetus fasciatus), the Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni), Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonorae), Lanner Falcon (Falco biarmicus), Kruper's Nuthatch (Sitta krueperi) and Cinereous Bunting (Emberiza cineracea).