Ciconia ciconia


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Noun1.Ciconia ciconia - the common stork of EuropeCiconia ciconia - the common stork of Europe; white with black wing feathers and a red bill
stork - large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage
Ciconia, genus Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storks
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Leshem, 2003a: The effect of wind, season and latitude on the migration speed of white storks Ciconia ciconia, along the eastern migration route.
En Ciconia ciconia los polluelos aumentan gradualmente la respuesta adrenocortical al estres, lo cual les permite responder a las perturbaciones agudas [6]; dicho incremento tambien facilita el desarrollo de la agresion en polluelos de aves marinas [28].
According to Game and Wildlife Officer Nicos Kassinis, in the last three days, large flocks of ciconia ciconia (white stork), an estimated 2,000 to 3,000, have arrived unexpectedly in the Akrotiri area.
Among the species absent in the Swedish and British lists, Ciconia ciconia, Crex crex, Tringa totanus, Delichon urbicum, Anthus pratensis, Locustella fluviatilis, Sylvia nisoria, Muscicapa striata, and Carpodacus erythrinus were classified as farmland species; Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos minor, Phylloscopus sibilatrix, Ficedula parva, Parus montanus, P.