Cistaceae (so-called rockroses) is a family comprising eight genera (Cistus, Crocanthemum, Fumana, Halimium, Helianthemum, Hudsonia
, Lechea and Tuberaria) and about 200 species of shrubs and herbs inhabiting temperate zones of Northern Hemisphere and South America (Arrington & Kubitzki, 2003).
As a group, turtles are as bad off," says Erik Kiviat, executive director of Hudsonia
, an environmental research group in New York's Hudson Valley.
ossifragus Wilson, fish crow SW R Cyanocitta cristata (Linnaeus), I A blue jay Pica hudsonia
(Linnaeus), black- I R billed magpie Family Alaudidae (larks) Eremophila alpestris (Linnaeus), I C horned lark Family Hirundinidae (swallows) Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, barn I A swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota I R Vieillot, cliff swallow Progne subis (Linnaeus), purple I C martin Riparia riparia (Linnaeus), bank I O swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis I O (Audubon), northern rough-winged swallow Tachycineta bicolor (Vieillot), I O tree swallow Family Paridae (titmice) Baeolophus bicolor Linnaeus, I C tufted titmouse Poecile atricapilla Linnaeus, N C black-capped chickadee P.