Cistothorus


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Noun1.Cistothorus - marsh wrensCistothorus - marsh wrens        
bird genus - a genus of birds
marsh wren - a wren of the genus Cistothorus that frequents marshes
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We focused on seven grassland bird species: sedge wren (Cistothorus paltensis), Savannah sparrow (Passerculus sandzmchensis), grasshopper sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum), Henslow's sparrow (Ammodramus hensloxmi), dickcissel (Spiza americana), bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus), and western meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta).
Songs downloaded from sound banks, correspond to five native species of the Bogota wetlands: the Bogota moorhen (Rallus semiplumbeus), the swamp wren (Cistothorus apolinari), the silvery-throated spinetail (Synallaxis subpudica), green beak moorhen (Gallinula melanops bogotensis), the Bogota nunbird (Chrysomus icterocephalus bogotensis).
The two wrens, Cistothorus platensis and Troglodytes aedon, were the most common bird species recorded in the grasslands.
Examples from North America include marsh wren (Cistothorus palustris), sedge wren (Cistothorus platensis), northern mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos), yellow-breasted chat (Icterina virens), and cuckoos (Coccyzus spp.) (Barclay et al.
carolinensis Latham, white- I C breasted nuthatch Family Certhiidae (creepers) Certhia americana Bonaparte, I O brown creeper Family Troglodytidae (wrens) Cistothorus palustris (Wilson), I R marsh wren C.
georgiana (Marler and Peters 1977, 1988a), marsh wren, Cistothorus palustris (Kroodsma and Pickett 1980), and marsh tit, Parus palustris (Rost 1990).
Nests, territories, and reproduction of Sedge Wrens (Cistothorus platensis).
We focused on four species: two habitat specialists associated with tall vegetation structure [Le Conte's Sparrow and Sedge Wren (Cistothorus platensis)], one habitat specialist associated with shorter structure (Smith's Longspur), and one grassland generalist [Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)].