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Noun1.Erithacus - Old World thrushesErithacus - Old World thrushes      
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
Erithacus rubecola, Old World robin, redbreast, robin, robin redbreast - small Old World songbird with a reddish breast
bluethroat, Erithacus svecicus - songbird of northern Europe and Asia
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Key words: endoscopy, foreign body, ingluviotomy, proventriculus, African grey parrot, Psittacus erithacus, hyacinth macaw, Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
How do we know the colourful bird Erithacus rubecula?
The eight most common forest bird species were Levaillant's green woodpecker Picus vaillantii (26 pairs), European Robin Erithacus rubecula (41 pairs), Common Blackbird Turdus merula (50.
Departure of Migrating European Robins, Erithacus rubelcula, from a Stopover Site in Relation to Wind and Rain.
Lack of canonical E6 and E7 open reading frames in bird papillomaviruses: Fringilla coelebs papillomavirus and Psittacus erithacus timneh papillomavirus.
Ornithologists studying the feathers of Erithacus rubecula have discovered that the red breast reveals more than simply the species of the owner.
8) Erithacus rubecula is an entirely different species from the American robin (Turdus migratorius).
Latin name: Erithacus rubecula Family: Chats and thrushes (Turdidae) Overview: The UK's favourite bird - with its bright red breast it is familiar throughout the year and especially at Christmas.
The list concerns: several species of blastomussa from Indonesia (coral); chamaeleo gracilis from Benin (chameleon); two species of euphorbia from Madagascar (plant); geochelone pardalis from Mozambique (leopard tortoise); several species of mantella from Madagascar (small, brightly coloured frog); species of naja from Laos (cobra) (for which import restrictions were recommended in April 2004 to all parties to the Convention on international trade in endangered species of wild fauna and flora); psittacus erithacus from Nigeria (African grey parrot); and ursus arctos from British Colombia, Canada, as a hunting trophy (brown bear).