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n. - Ovenbirds and water thrushes.

Usage examples (10)
  • Abbott, Dr. C.C., instability of habits of birds, 76 on American water-thrushes (Seiurus), 117
  • Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapillus 243, 254, 268
  • He says that "the water-thrushes (Seiurus sp.) all wade in water, and often, seeing minute mollusca on the bottom of the stream, plunge both head and neck beneath the...
  • "In the common song sparrow (Melospiza melodia), the fox-coloured sparrow (Passerella iliaca), the swamp sparrow (Melospiza palustris), the black and white creeper (Mniotilta... for more
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