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Noun1.Delichon - a genus of Hirundinidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Hirundinidae, Hirundinidae - swallows and martins
Delichon urbica, house martin - common small European martin that builds nests under the eaves of houses
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Similarly, Piersma (2008) described a female House Martin Delichon urbica provisioning nestlings at two nests attended by different males, attributing the observation to polyandry or helping at the nest.
Interestingly, several species nesting in Sidi Reghis forests are mainly subservient to open areas (Calandra lark Melanocorypha calandra, Maghreb lark, Wood lark Lullula arborea, Eurasian skylark Alauda arvensis, Cirl bunting Emberiza cirlus and rock bunting Emberiza cia) and urban land (white stork Ciconia ciconia, rock dove Columba livia, European turtle dove barn swallow Hirundo rustica, common house hartin Delichon urbicum and house sparrow).
Diand composition and prey choice by the House Martin Delichon urbica (Aves: Hirundinidae) during the breeding period in Kabylia, Algeria.
Genetic and environmental components of phenotypic variation in immune response and body size of a colonial bird, Delichon urbica (the house martin).--Heredity 85: 75-83.
We used the data for the 15 most commonly detected bird species, with at least 247,000 observed specimens each during 2006-2016, for further analyses: Eurasian blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus), common chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs), Eurasian magpie (Pica pica), European greenfinch (Chloris chloris), black redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros), great tit (Parus major), common blackbird, house sparrow (Passer domesticus), Eurasian tree sparrow (Passer montanus), common swift (Apus apus), common house martin (Delichon urbicum), carrion crow (Corvus corone), common wood pigeon (Columba palumbus), European robin (Erithacus rubecula), and common starling (Sturnus vulgaris).
Feeding behaviour and the role of insects in the diet of northern house-martin (Delichon urbica meridionalis) nestlings in northeastern Algeria.
The European house martins (Delichon urbicum) produce only low amounts of Neu5Ac (personal studies).
During the swimming event, Nicky will tow Gareth in an inflatable canoe and, during the run, he will push him in a lightweight buggy, which has been loaned by manufacturer Delichon.
Y ffordd rwyddaf o wahaniaethu rhwng gwennol (Hirundo rustica; swallow) a gwennol y bondo (Delichon urbica; house martin) ydi drwy edrych ar eu cynffonau.
Mae pedair gwennol fel rheol yn ymweld Chymru bob gwanwyn a haf, sef y wennol (Hirunda rustica; swallow), gwennol y bondo (Delichon urbica; house martin), gwennol y glennydd (Riparia riparia; sand martin) a'r wennol ddu (Apus apus; swift).
Effects of diet quality on the nestling growth of a wild insectivorous passerine, the house martin Delichon urbica.