Luscinia


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Noun1.Luscinia - nightingalesLuscinia - nightingales        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
Luscinia megarhynchos, nightingale - European songbird noted for its melodious nocturnal song
Luscinia luscinia, thrush nightingale - large nightingale of eastern Europe
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Otras especies como el ruisenor europeo Luscinia megarhynchos aumentan la amplitud vocal e intensidad del canto en ambientes ruidosos, requiriendo para ello un mayor gasto energetico (Brumm, 2006).
Contract award: preparation of field service inspection of potential breeding sites bluethroat luscinia svecica in the natura 2000 lake slawskie plb300011 and assessment of the habitat of this species in the identified positions.
En France, le rossignol est le Luscinia megarhynchos, alors qu'au Quebec il designe le Melospiza melodia (aujourd'hui <<bruant chanteur>> pour les ornithologues).
33) In other manuscripts of this poem, the phrase merops et luscinia appears as melis et lascivia, and some editors have emended this nonsense to melotis lascivia, "with wantonness of melody.
The title of Chapter 10, "From Philomela to luscinia magarhynchose in A Mask" indicates one of the main points concerning the Lady.