a.1.(Zool.) Having a tapered tail, with the middle feathers longest; - said of birds.
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In Daraa, I documented 35 species of the breeding birds' nests and I recorded birds seen for the first time in Syria like " Pin-tailed Sand Grouse", the Butcher and the Partridge," al-Zoubi said.
There is a one-bird daily limit on pin-tailed ducks in all seasons.
You have to stand here awhile until your eyes adjust to the shade, but after a couple of minutes you'll likely spot the Halloween colors of the red bishop, the pastels of the cordon-bleu and the unimaginably long tail of the pin-tailed shydah.