antbird

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antbird

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ant thrush

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(Animals) any of various dull-coloured South American passerine birds of the family Formicariidae, such as Hylophylax naevioides (spotted ant bird), that typically feed on ants. Also called: bush shrike
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Noun1.antbird - any of various dull-colored South American birds that feeding on ants some following army ant swarmsantbird - any of various dull-colored South American birds that feeding on ants some following army ant swarms
tyrannid - a passerine bird of the suborder Tyranni
ant thrush - a kind of antbird
ant shrike - antbirds superficially resembling shrikes
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Familia Especie Bosque Silvopastoril Tyranidae Poecilotriccus sylvia 1 Todirostrum cinereum 1 Tyrannus melancholicus 1 Elaenia flavogaster 4 1 Phaeomyias murina 3 Camptostoma obsoletum 1 Tolmomyias sulphurescens 1 Atalotricus pilaris 1 Myonectes oleaginea 1 Myonectes olivaceus 1 Contopus virens 1 Thraupidae Eucometis penicillata 1 Thraupis episcopus 1 Volatinia jacarina 1 Oryzoborus crassirostris 1 Oryzoborus angolensis 1 Thraupis palmarum 1 Ramphocelus dimidiatus 1 Turdidae Turdus ignobilis 1 Catharus ustulatus 1 5 Furnaridae Xiphorhynchus guttatus 1 Automolus ochrolaemis 1 Thamnophilidae Thamnophilus nigriceps 1 Myrmotherula fulviventris 3 Vireonidae Vireo olivaceus 2 Cotingidae Lipaugus unirufus 1 Pipridae Manacus manacus 1 Tabla 2.
1 Murcielago Subfamilia 4 Carolliinae Sin determinar 6 Clase Aves Phasianidae Gallina/Gallo Gallus gallus 32 domestico Cathartidae Gallinazo Coragyps atratus 19 Columbidae Torcaza Zenaida auriculata 3 Cuculidae Chao Luis Crotophaga ani 6 Strigidae Buho Megascops choliba 3 Trochilidae Colibri Chalybura buffonii 2 Momotidae Barranquero Momotus 1 aequatorialis Thamnophilidae Pajaro grillo Thamnophilus sp.
guttatus Trepatroncos silbador Furnariidae Hojarasqueros, horneros Xenops munutus Xenops comun Automolus infuscatus Horasquero gorgiblanco Hyloctistes subulatus Hojarasquero estriado Thamnophilidae Hormigueros tipicos Cymbilaimus lineatus Batara lineado Thamnophilus murinus Batara raton T.
Esto probablemente tuvo relacion con la incapacidad del banano para sostener un numero importante de especies, principalmente aquellas susceptibles a las perturbaciones, propias de las familias Dendrocolaptidae, Furnariidae, Thamnophilidae y Formicariidae (Sekercioglu, 2002), restandole igualmente importancia para la conservacion.
Birds that utilize forest into which chickens roam and that have ecologic behaviors that might put them at risk of coming into contact with poultry and poultry feces include ground birds (or those that spend a significant amount of time on the ground), such as Tynamidae (tinamous), Columbidae (pigeons and doves), Thamnophilidae (antbirds, antshrikes), Caprimulgidae (nightjars and nighthawks), Furnariidae (foliage gleaners and leaf tossers), Formicaridae (antpittas), Emberizidae (finches and grassquits), or Turdidae (thrushes), and birds that might either consume chickens or aggregate near foodstuff consumed by chickens, such as Cathartidae (vultures), some members of Accipitridae and Falconidae (hawks, eagles, falcons), Cracidae (guans), and Odontophoridae (quails).