mousebird


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to mousebird: Coliiformes

mousebird

(ˈmaʊsˌbɜːd)
n
(Animals) another name for coly
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Sugar preferences of a generalist nonpasserine flower visitor, the African Speckled Mousebird (Colius striatus).
We examined the effect of concentration of sugar solutions on sugar-type preferences of the speckled mousebird (Colius striatus), a common African nonpasserine that occasionally feeds on floral nectar.
Temperature regulation in the Speckled Mousebird (Colius striarus).
The stunning green bird has settled in well with the other bird inhabitants including Rosey Bourkes, Cockatiels, Mousebirds, Green Ring-necked Paraquets and the flightless Chinese Painted Quails.