Cistothorus platensis


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Noun1.Cistothorus platensis - small American wren inhabiting wet sedgy meadowsCistothorus platensis - small American wren inhabiting wet sedgy meadows
marsh wren - a wren of the genus Cistothorus that frequents marshes
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Karyotypes, new to cytology, are described for seven North American species of wrens (Troglodytidae): Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus (2n = 74), Salpinctes obsoletus (2N = 80), Catherpes mexicanus (2N = 80), Thryothorus ludovicianus (2n = 76), Thryomanes bewickii (2N = 76), Cistothorus platensis (2N = 76), and Cistothorus palustris (2N = 76).
Temperate grasslands are the most modified and threatened biome on the planet (International Union for Conservation of Nature 2014), and as a result, all species of the Cistothorus platensis complex have suffered massive declines since the arrival of Europeans to the New World.
favifrons F1 FG M 0 Psilorhinus morio AIF FG R 62 Cyanocorax yucatanicus AIF FG R 0 Tachvcineta bicolor SI OAS M 12 Stelgidopteryx serripemtis SI OAS R 1 Hirundo rustica SI OAS M 0 Campylorhynchus zonatus FI FG R 0 Cistothorus platensis FI FG R 0 Polioptila caerulea FI FG R 16 P.