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Related to Recurvirostra: Avocets
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Noun1.Recurvirostra - type genus of the Recurvirostridae: avocetsRecurvirostra - type genus of the Recurvirostridae: avocets
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Recurvirostridae, Recurvirostridae - long-legged shorebirds
avocet - long-legged web-footed black-and-white shorebird with slender upward-curving bill
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Spatial differences in breeding success in the Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta: effects of habitat on hatching success and chick survival.
Ecologie de l'Avocette elegante Recurvirostra avocetta et de l'Echasse blanche Himantopus himantopusdans les sebkhas les zones humides des hautes plaines de l'Est algerien.
The north and north-eastward shift of the distribution range of species characteristic of western, south-eastern and southern Europe registered in Lithuania throughout the 20th century (great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo, great white egret Egretta alba, mute swan Cygnus olor, common shelduck Tadorna tadorna, gadwall Anas strepera, common pochard Aythya ferina, tufted duck Aythya fuligula, pied avocet Recurvirostra avosetta, Eurasian oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus, whiskered tern Chlidonias hybridus, red kite Milvus milvus, collared dove Streptopelia decaocto, penduline tit Remiz pendulinus and European serin Serinus serinus) was probably mainly caused by impact of the climate change in Europe (Kurlavicius 2006; Zalakevicius 2007).