Muscicapa


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Noun1.Muscicapa - type genus of the MuscicapidaeMuscicapa - type genus of the Muscicapidae  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Muscicapidae, Muscicapidae - Old World (true) flycatchers
Muscicapa grisola, Muscicapa striata, spotted flycatcher - common European woodland flycatcher with greyish-brown plumage
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ruficollis Parda, Muscicapa striata Spotted pardinha flycatcher Pardal, Passer spp.
Up to 6.4% of the species observed had no breeding opportunities within the study area (Actitis hypoleucos, Aquila pomarina, Merops apiaster, Muscicapa striata, Phylloscopus trochilus, and Sylvia borin).
For instance, young spotted flycatchers (Muscicapa striata) capture small, slow-moving prey, presumably because
positive) 2004 2005 Common name Taxonomic name Jurmo Tauvo Lagskar Willow warbler Phylloscopus 29 105 159 trochilus Garden warbler Sylvia borin 1 1 46 Spotted flycatcher Muscicapa striata 7 1 36 Pied flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 7 19 13 Redstart Phoenicurus 8 16 10 phoenicurus Whitethroat Sylvia communis 1 34 Bluethroat Luscinia svecica 1 30 1 Lesser whitethroat Sylvia curruca 4 24 Sedge warbler Acrocephalus 3 schoenobaenus Red-backed shrike Lanius collurio 1 8 (1) Robin Erithacus rubecula 2 2 (1) 5 Song thrush Turdus philomelos 11 (1) Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 4 6 Redpoll Carduelis flammea 3 1 Other (<5 5 5 19 individuals/ species) ([dagger]) Total 70 196 362 No.
Typical flycatchers of the Siberian taiga include the European red-breasted flycatcher (Ficedula parva) and the Siberian dark-sided flycatcher (Muscicapa sibirica).
Prey selection and the search strategy of the Spotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa striata): a field study of optimal foraging.
Though it was still early in the morning, we saw night-hawks circling over the meadow, and as usual heard the Pepe (Muscicapa Cooperi), which is one of the prevailing birds in these woods, and the robin.
Prey selection and the search strategy of the Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata, a field study on optimal foraging.
Among the species absent in the Swedish and British lists, Ciconia ciconia, Crex crex, Tringa totanus, Delichon urbicum, Anthus pratensis, Locustella fluviatilis, Sylvia nisoria, Muscicapa striata, and Carpodacus erythrinus were classified as farmland species; Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos minor, Phylloscopus sibilatrix, Ficedula parva, Parus montanus, P.