Glareola


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Noun1.Glareola - type genus of the Glareolidae: the pratincolesGlareola - type genus of the Glareolidae: the pratincoles
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Glareolidae, Glareolidae - Old World shorebirds: pratincoles and coursers
glareole, pratincole - Old World shorebird with long pointed wings and short legs; closely related to the coursers
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We found Common Babbler (Turdoides caudata), Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanius minor), Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos), Armenian Gull (Larus armenicus), Crested Lark (Galerida cristata), Dead Sea Sparrow (Passer moabiticus), and Collared Pratincole (Glareola pratincola) among others within cluster two.
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Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos Common sandpiper Calidris minuta Little stint Philomachus pugnax Ruff Tringa glareola Wood sandpiper 35.
Age-related stopover strategies in the wood sandpiper Tringa glareola. Ornis Fennica 81:169-179.