Troglodytidae


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Related to Troglodytidae: Fringillidae, Icteridae

Troglodytidae

[‚träg·lə′did·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The wrens, a family of songbirds in the order Passeriformes.

Troglodytidae

 

a family of birds of the order Passeriformes. The body measures 9.5-22 cm long. The coloration of most Troglodytidae is brown. The tail and wings are usually barred. There are approximately 60 species. The Troglodytidae are distributed in the Americas, primarily South America. Only the species Troglodytes troglodytes (wren, or winter wren) is widely found in the northern hemisphere. The birds inhabit forest thickets; some live in the desert or mountains. They build a closed, spherical nest; sometimes they nest in tree hollows. The birds feed on insects and spiders.

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Las familias Cracidae, Picidae, Furnariidae, Thamnophilidae, Formicariidae, Grallaridae, Rhinocryptidae y Troglodytidae se consideraron susceptibles a perturbaciones por tratarse de las primeras en desaparecer ante modificaciones al medio ambiente o por presion de caceria (Sekercioglu, 2002; Sekercioglu et al.
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En los dos parches dominan las especies consumidoras de insectos e invertebrados pequenos (IP), cuyas familias representativas fueron Tyrannidae, Picidae, Thamnophilidae, Parulidae, Furnariidae, Hirundinidae, Nyctibidae y Troglodytidae (30,8%).
tyrannus * PA,BB V HIRUNDINIDAE 249 Progne chalybea PA,EH,PS,EH VA 250 Stelgidopteryx ruficollis PS,PA,AE VR 251 Tachycineta albiventer APPS,AE V 252 Neochelidon tibialis (#) AE,BB,BS V 253 Hirundo rustica * AE,PS V CORVIDAE 254 Cyanocorax affinis BB,DB,BS VA TROGLODYTIDAE 255 Donacobius atricapillus APPA VA 256 Campylorhynchus zonatus BS,BB VA 257 C.
3 DONACOBIIDAE Donacobius atricapilla (Linnaeus, 1766) - - TROGLODYTIDAE Cantorchilus leucotis (Lafresnaye, 1845) - 13.
Familia Troglodytidae Troglodytes aedon Berlepsch & Leverkuhn (ratona comun).
Las familias con menor numero de especies fueron: Odonthophoridae (Perdices), Podicipedidae (Zambullidores), Phalacrocoracidae (Cormoranes), Anhingidae (Patos-aguja), Threskiornithidae (Ibis), Pandionidae (Aguila Pescadora), Charadriidae (Caravanas y Chorlitos), Scolopacidae (Andarrios, Becasinas), Tytonidae (Lechuzas), Strigidae (Buhos), Nyctibiidae (Biemparados), Momotidae (Barranqueros), Grallariidae (Tororoi), Cotingidae (Cotingas, Fruteros) Vireonidae (Verderones - Vireos), Corvidae (Carriquies o Arrendajos), Troglodytidae (Cucaracheros), Cinclidae (Mirlos Acuaticos) y Mimidae (Sinsonte) con una especie cada una respectivamente.