Motacilla


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Related to Motacilla: Pied wagtail, wagtail, White Wagtail
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Noun1.Motacilla - type genus of the Motacillidae: wagtailsMotacilla - type genus of the Motacillidae: wagtails
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Motacillidae, Motacillidae - pipits and wagtails
wagtail - Old World bird having a very long tail that jerks up and down as it walks
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I can remember talking with the late, great Mindy Baha El Din about this when she was on a mission to show that the form of the Yellow Wagtail breeding in Egypt Motacilla flava pygmaea the "Egyptian Yellow Wagtail" was actually a good species.
2003: Phylogeographic patterns in Motacilla flava and Motacilla citreola: species limits and population history.
Correspondingly, the least observed bird species during 2008 to 2009 included Anhinga melanogaste, Circus aeruginosus, Accipiter badius, Aquila nipalensis, Falco tinnunculus, Hydrophasianus chirurgus, Recurvirostra avosetta, Charadrius alexandrinus, Calidris minuta, Tringa stagnatilis, Tringa nebularia, Tringa glareola, Sterna acuticauda, Psittacula eupatria, Eudynamys scolopaceus, Athene brama, Alcedo atthis, Dinopium benghalense, Dendrocopos assimilis, Calandrella brachydactyla, Calandrella raytal, Anthus rufulus, Motacilla cinerea, Pycnonotus leucogenys, Phoenicurus ochruros, Saxicola torquatu, Orthotomus sutorius, Sylvia curruca, Cinnyris asiaticus, Oriolus oriolus, Lanius schach and Dendrocitta vagabunda two individuals in each species, respectively (Ali et al.
caerulescens, Parus xanthogenys, Turdoides striatus, Motacilla flava, and a non-passerine bird, Megalaima haemacephala also visited the flowering trees in quest of nectar but discontinued flower-probing immediately (Table 1).
Piranga rubra Piranga Abejera Piranga olivacea Piranga Alinegra Pheucticus luuovicianus Picogordo Degollado PARULIDAE: (9) (Reinitas) Vermivora chrysoptera Reinita Alldorada Leiothlypis peregrina Reinita de Tennessee Dendroica fusca Reinita Gorginaranja Setophaga ruticilla Candelita Nortena Mniotilta varia Cebrita Trepadora Parkesia noveboracensis Reinita Acuatica Parkesia motacilla Reinita de Luisiana Oporornis Philadelphia Reinita Enlutada Wilsonia canadensis Reinita de Canada ICTERIDAE: (2) (Oropendolas.
Motacillidae Motacilla flava Yellow wagtail Motacilla flava Common wagtail 21.