Salpinctes obsoletus


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Noun1.Salpinctes obsoletus - wren inhabiting badlands and mesa country of western United States and MexicoSalpinctes obsoletus - wren inhabiting badlands and mesa country of western United States and Mexico
jenny wren, wren - any of several small active brown birds of the northern hemisphere with short upright tails; they feed on insects
genus Salpinctes, Salpinctes - a genus of Troglodytidae
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Overlapping home ranges and microhabital partitioning among canyon wrens (Catherpes mexicanus) and rock wrens (Salpinctes obsoletus).
Couch's Kingbird (Tyrannus couchii) was observed in March and September; the Rock Wren (Salpinctes obsoletus), was observed on the lower part of the mountain during September; two individuals of the Long-billed Thrasher (Toxostoma longirastre) were observed in March and the Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) was observed only once in June.
Rock Wren Salpinctes obsoletus. Extirpated as a breeding resident; now a casual fall and winter visitor.