Myadestes


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Noun1.Myadestes - solitairesMyadestes - solitaires        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
solitaire - a dull grey North American thrush noted for its beautiful song
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Very similar to the mainland Solitaires, five species of Hawaiian Myadestes Thrushes survived until very recently.
ustulatus (Nuttall), Swainson's I O thrush Hylocichla mustelina (Gmelin), I C wood thrush Ixoreus naevius (Gmelin), varied I R thrush Myadestes townsendi (Audubon), I R Townsend's solitaire Oenanthe oenanthe (Linnaeus), I R northern wheatear Sialia currucoides (Bechstein), I R mountain bluebird S.
Myadestes species in Hawai'i have had severe population declines throughout all of the main Hawaiian Islands.