Delichon urbica


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Noun1.Delichon urbica - common small European martin that builds nests under the eaves of housesDelichon urbica - common small European martin that builds nests under the eaves of houses
martin - any of various swallows with squarish or slightly forked tail and long pointed wings; migrate around Martinmas
Delichon, genus Delichon - a genus of Hirundinidae
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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.
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.
Feeding behaviour and the role of insects in the diet of northern house-martin (Delichon urbica meridionalis) nestlings in northeastern Algeria.
Y ffordd rwyddaf o wahaniaethu rhwng gwennol (Hirundo rustica; swallow) a gwennol y bondo (Delichon urbica; house martin) ydi drwy edrych ar eu cynffonau.
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