song thrush

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Related to Turdus philomelos: Turdus viscivorus, Turdus pilaris, Locustella naevia

song thrush

a common Old World thrush, Turdus philomelos, that has a brown back and spotted breast and is noted for its song
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Alauda arvensis, Calandrella rufescens, Haliaeetus albicilla, Ptyonoprogne rupestris and Turdus philomelos species reported to be local residents by Jonnson (2006) were found to be summer migrants, while Buteo buteo, reported to be summer migrant, was found to be local resident.
Colonization of dry habitats by the Song Thrush Turdus philomelos: is the type of nest material an important constraint?
2003: Migratory song thrushes Turdus philomelos Hunted in Europe: Survival Rates and Other Demographic Parameters.--Avian Science 3: 13-20.
The scientists exposed the birds to stuffed models and audio calls of either predatory sparrow hawks (Accipiter nisus) or harmless song thrushes (Turdus philomelos).
Failure by a Member State to fulfil its obligations - Directive 79/409/EEC of 2 April 1979 on the conservation of wild birds - Tolerance by the Spanish authorities of the hunting in the Community of Valencia of four species of thrush (Turdus philomelos, T.
RM mL [O.sub.2]/ BW GS Family Genus/species hg g pg Muscicapidae Turdus merula 2.13 82.8 2.49 Turdus philomelos 2.49 64.9 2.18 Emberizidae Zonotrichia albicollis 2.88 22.1 2.73 Ploceidae Lonchura striata 3.71 10.3 2.84 Passer domesticus 3.10 24.7 2.49 Corvidae Cyanocitta cristata 1.85 80.8 2.86 Garrulus glandarius 1.62 153.0 2.47 Pica pica 1.41 188.3 2.50 Corvus monedula 1.56 203.7 2.49 Corvus corone 1.22 465.2 2.46 Corvus corax 1.01 1029.1 2.42 RESULTS