genus Turdus


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Noun1.genus Turdus - type genus of the Turdidaegenus Turdus - type genus of the Turdidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
missel thrush, mistle thrush, mistletoe thrush, Turdus viscivorus - large European thrush that feeds on mistletoe berries
mavis, song thrush, Turdus philomelos, throstle - common Old World thrush noted for its song
fieldfare, snowbird, Turdus pilaris - medium-sized Eurasian thrush seen chiefly in winter
Turdus iliacus, redwing - small European thrush having reddish flanks
European blackbird, merl, merle, ousel, ouzel, Turdus merula, blackbird - common black European thrush
ring blackbird, ring ouzel, ring thrush, Turdus torquatus - European thrush common in rocky areas; the male has blackish plumage with a white band around the neck
American robin, Turdus migratorius, robin - large American thrush having a rust-red breast and abdomen
clay-colored robin, Turdus greyi - robin of Mexico and Central America
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The thrush family (Muscicapidae) is made up of three hundred and six species belonging to forty-five genera and the best known of these is genus Turdus.
I was able to solve 101 down, "European bird of the genus Turdus.
In this paper, I estimate annual survival rates of adults (S) for thrushes of the genus Turdus from proportions of adults and immatures ([is less than] 1 yr old) in museum collections.