Seiurus


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Related to Seiurus: ovenbird, Seiurus aurocapillus
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Noun1.Seiurus - ovenbirds and water thrushesSeiurus - ovenbirds and water thrushes  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Parulidae, Parulidae - New World warblers
ovenbird, Seiurus aurocapillus - American warbler; builds a dome-shaped nest on the ground
water thrush - brownish North American warbler found near streams
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Habitat selection and habitat-specific survival of fledgling Ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapilla).
Ectoparasites collected from the ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) on Vaca Key, Florida.
Six migratory species, all warblers (Parulidae), were also included in the analysis: Setophaga caerulescens (SCR), Setophaga discolor (SDI), Setophaga palmarum (SPA), Setophaga tigrina (STI), Mniotilta varia (MVA), and Seiurus aurocapilla (SAU).
Birds with the highest prevalence of infestation (>7% of captures infested) were song sparrows (Melospiza melodia), Swainson's thrushes (Catharus ustulatus), blue jays (Cyanocitta cristata), ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapilla), gray-cheeked thrushes (Catharus minimus), and yellow-bellied flycatchers (Empidonax flaviventris) (Table 1).
Acadian flycatcher (Empidonax virescens), a Partners in Flight priority species, was less abundant (P < 0.05) in areas adjacent to harvest, and three other species--hooded warbler (Wilsonia citrina), yellow-throated vireo (Vireo flavifrons), and Louisiana waterthrush (Seiurus motacilla)--also were far less abundant.
We experimentally elevated soil calcium using limestone sand and observed a 1.8-fold increase in ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) territory density, larger clutch sizes and more nests, but no effects on egg characteristics.
Tai es el caso de el Mirlo Acuatico Europeo (Cinclus cinclus), el Mirlo Acuatico Americano (Cinelus mexicanus) y la Reinita Acuatica (Seiurus motacilla), los cuales han demostrado ser especies claves para la determinacion de la calidad de cuerpos de agua loticos (Shaw, 1978; Tyler y Ormerod, 1985; Ormerod et al., 1985a; Ormerod et al., 1985b; Ormerod et al., 1991; Sorace et al., 2002; Feek & Hall, 2004; Wayland et al., 2006; Mattson & Cooper, 2006).
Some area-sensitive, interior-dwelling avifauna require intact, mature forest stands, such as the ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla), scarlet tanager (Piranga olivacea), and wood thrush (Hylocichla mustelina), a species of national conservation concern (BNA 2011).
Asimismo, en la muestra se encontro una importante proporcion de especies migratorias (14%) representadas por Dendroica petechia, Seiurus noveboracensis (Nearticas) y Elaenia parvirostris (Austral).
Sarrasarr especies del genero Seiurus 'meneacolas' (familia Parulidae) y especies Cymbilaimus lineatus 'batara lineado', Thamnophilus doliatus 'batara barreteado y amarillo' (familia Formicariidae), y Oxyruncus cristatus 'picoagudo' (familia Cotingidae).
de Schauensee, 1978) senalan solo las localidades donde las especies fueron encontradas, lo cual no excluye la posibilidad de que existan en otras partes, y en ese sentido hemos tenido experiencias en Caparo, localizando algunas especies descritas para otras zonas distantes, como el Ermitano Pico Recto (Phaethornis bourcieri), reportado para la zona amazonica y Estado Bolivar, o la Reinita de Charcos (Seiurus noveboracensis), migratoria, residente de invierno, reportada especialmente para la region insular de Venezuela, o la Uquira (Penelope jacquacu), tambien reportada para Amazonas y Bolivar.