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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platensis (Latham), sedge wren I R Salpinctes obsoletus (Say), rock I R wren Thryomanes bewickii (Audubon), I R Bewick's wren Thryothorus ludovicianus (Latham) I C Carolina wren Troglodytes aedon Vieillot, house I C wren T.
5 Rock wren Salpinctes obsoletus 8 -- -- Unidentified wrens Troglodytidae 8 -- -- Western bluebird Sialia mexicana (a) 8 -- -- Western meadowlark Sternella neglecta (a) 8 -- -- Red crossbill Loxia curvirostraa 8 -- -- Pine siskin Carduelis pinus (a) 8 -- -- Evening grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus (a) 8 -- -- Spotted towhee Pipilio maculatus (a) 8 -- -- Unidentified passerines Passeriformes 9 -- -- Unidentified birds Aves 9 -- -- Other vertebrates Unidentified lizards Iguanidae 11 -- -- Unidentified bats Chiroptera ([greater than or equal to] species) 10 -- -- Unidentified rodents Rodentia 11 -- -- Usually 95% turbid CI Prey (214 surveys) Insects Large wasps -- -- Birds Gadwall Anas strepera 0.
Karyotypes, new to cytology, are described for seven North American species of wrens (Troglodytidae): Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus (2n = 74), Salpinctes obsoletus (2N = 80), Catherpes mexicanus (2N = 80), Thryothorus ludovicianus (2n = 76), Thryomanes bewickii (2N = 76), Cistothorus platensis (2N = 76), and Cistothorus palustris (2N = 76).