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Noun1.Furnarius - type genus of the family Furnariidae: ovenbirdsFurnarius - type genus of the family Furnariidae: ovenbirds
bird genus - a genus of birds
ovenbird - small brownish South American birds that build oven-shaped clay nests
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The genus Furnarius contains several species, all small birds, living on the ground, and inhabiting open dry countries.
The parrotlet Forpus xanthopterygius scrapes at clay nests of the ovenbird Furnarius rufus: tasting or testing a new home?
elegans Furnariidae (4) Furnarius leucopus Berlepschia rikeri Xenops minutus Philydor erythropterum Tyrannidae (14) Mionectes oleagineus Leptopogon amaurocephalus Hemitriccus minimus (a) H.