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Noun1.Mimidae - sometimes considered a subfamily of Troglodytidae: mockingbirdsMimidae - sometimes considered a subfamily of Troglodytidae: mockingbirds; catbirds; thrashers
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Oscines, Passeres, suborder Oscines, suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
genus Mimus, Mimus - type genus of the family Mimidae: mockingbirds
genus Melanotis, Melanotis - a genus of Mimidae
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Brueelia brunneinucha ha sido registrada en una variedad de aves paseriforme, principalmente de la familia Mimidae Bonaparte, 1853 (Price et al.
Entre las aves residentes, las familias Ardeidae, Tyrannidae, Icteridae, Emberizidae y Rallidae tuvieron el mayor numero de representantes, mientras que las familias Cathartidae, Falconidae, Furnariidae, Jacanidae, Mimidae, Picidae, Podicipedidae, Psittacidae, Threskiornithidae y Tytonidae registraron solo un representante.
Family Number of Fatalities Parulidae 272 Turdidae 38 Emberizidae 38 Vireonidae 23 Regulidae 13 Troglodytidae 6 Cardinalidae 5 Icteridae 5 Mimidae 5 Certhiidae 2 Picidae 2 Tyrannidae 2 Unidentified 2 Cuculidae 1 Sturnidae 1
In the Mimidae family, which includes mockingbirds and thrashers, the species with the more elaborate male courtship songs tend to be those living in the more challenging climates, says Carlos Botero of the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center in Durham, N.C.
(14) indicate that members of the families Cardinalidae and Mimidae are good candidates for reservoir competence testing.