Luscinia megarhynchos


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Related to Luscinia megarhynchos: Otus scops, Common Nightingale, Nightingale Thrush
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Noun1.Luscinia megarhynchos - European songbird noted for its melodious nocturnal songLuscinia megarhynchos - European songbird noted for its melodious nocturnal song
thrush - songbirds characteristically having brownish upper plumage with a spotted breast
genus Luscinia, Luscinia - nightingales
bulbul - nightingale spoken of in Persian poetry
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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).
En France, le rossignol est le Luscinia megarhynchos, alors qu'au Quebec il designe le Melospiza melodia (aujourd'hui <<bruant chanteur>> pour les ornithologues).
Song repertoire size is correlated with body measures and arrival date in common nightingales, Luscinia megarhynchos.