Ciconia


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Noun1.Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storksCiconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storks
bird genus - a genus of birds
Ciconia ciconia, white stork - the common stork of Europe; white with black wing feathers and a red bill
black stork, Ciconia nigra - Old World stork that is glossy black above and white below
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2009), Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis (Li, 2011) and Black Stork Ciconia nigra (Feng, 2008) show that feeding behavior accounts for the largest proportion among all the behaviors during wintering period, indicating feeding behavior is an important wintering behavior for most birds.
Irish officers took part in the Europol-led Operation Ciconia Alba, which resulted in the arrests in 11,000 locations around the world.
The agency said it had coordinated investigations across the EU and 24 states outside during "Operation Ciconia Alba", helping uncover crime networks originating in Nigeria, Asia, Eastern Europe and other areas.
The actions, previously called Joint Action Days (JAD), were organised under the umbrella of EU policy cycle/EMPACT (European Multidisciplinary Platform against Criminal Threats), within Ciconia Alba concept.
Leshem, 2003a: The effect of wind, season and latitude on the migration speed of white storks Ciconia ciconia, along the eastern migration route.
A dyma'r rhai na chewch eu bwyta: yr eryr, y fwltur, eryr y mor, y boda, y barcud, unrhyw fath o gudyll, yr estrys, y fran nos, yr wylan, unrhyw fath o hebog, y dylluan, y dylluan wen, y gigfran, y pelican, y fwltur mawr, y fulfran, y ciconia ac unrhyw fath o greyr, y gornchwiglen a'r ystlum.
According to Jensen, the Glossy Ibis and other resident wetland birds such as Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus and Oriental Darter Anhinga melanogaster have become extremely rare, and likely to face extirpation.
En Ciconia ciconia los polluelos aumentan gradualmente la respuesta adrenocortical al estres, lo cual les permite responder a las perturbaciones agudas [6]; dicho incremento tambien facilita el desarrollo de la agresion en polluelos de aves marinas [28].
Objects of protection on the territory are the following bird species: Ciconia nigra, Pernis apivorus, Milvus migrans, Circaetus gallicus, Aquila pomarina, Aquila chrysaetos, Buteo ryfinus, Falco peregrinus, Alectoris graeca, Bonasa bonasia, Tetrao urogallus, Bubo bubo, Glaucidium passerinum, Aegolius funereus, Caprimulgus europaeus, alcedo attis, Picus canus, Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos medius, Picoides tridactylus, Dendrocopos syriacus, Lullula arborea, Lanius collurio, Lanius minor, Sylvia nisoria, Emberiza hortulana.
1426-25 at the opening of manuscript Q15 from Bologna's Mussica Internazionale e Biblioteca della Musica with its apparently irrationally paired Gloria and Credo attributed to Johannes Ciconia (d.
Ciconiidae Anastomus African openbill lamelligerus stork Ciconia nigra Black stork Leptoptilos Marabou stork crumeniferus Anastomus Open-bill stork lamelligerus 9.
Among the species absent in the Swedish and British lists, Ciconia ciconia, Crex crex, Tringa totanus, Delichon urbicum, Anthus pratensis, Locustella fluviatilis, Sylvia nisoria, Muscicapa striata, and Carpodacus erythrinus were classified as farmland species; Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos minor, Phylloscopus sibilatrix, Ficedula parva, Parus montanus, P.