tree swallow

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Noun1.Tree swallow - bluish-green-and-white North American swallowtree swallow - bluish-green-and-white North American swallow; nests in tree cavities
swallow - small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations
2.Tree swallow - of Australia and Polynesiatree swallow - of Australia and Polynesia; nests in tree cavities
swallow - small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations
genus Hirundo, Hirundo - type genus of the Hirundinidae
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Nesting phenology studies have been conducted at multiple spatial scales and many have focused on the impacts of warming spring temperatures (Crick, 2004); for example, Dunn and Winkler (1999) demonstrated Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor) advanced their first egg dates by 9 d in North America from 1959-1991 in relation to spring temperature, and Socolar et al (2017) demonstrated a 5-12 d temperature-related advancement in the breeding activities of Californian bird communities during the past century.
Food abundance and clutch size of tree swallows Tachycineta bicolor.--Ibis 129: 243-258.
However, the PVC tubes were used by Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor) and Eastern Bluebirds {Sialia sialis).
In Quebec, Riley (2000) documented 90,729 arthropods in 15 nests of house sparrows and seven nests of tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor).
Male Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor) give pleasure calls in several contexts but most commonly during nest construction and incubation to encourage the female in those activities.
Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor) appear to be an exception.
We present here the results of statistical tests for the relative strength of the effect of laying date and a variety of condition measures on clutch size in Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor), a species that exhibits a strong seasonal decline in clutch size, both in Canada (Stutchbury and Robertson 1988) and at our New York study site [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].
The effects of experimental reservoir creation on the bioaccumulation of methylmercury and reproductive success of tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor).
Warm temperature lead to early onset of incubation, shorter incubation periods, and greater hatching asynchrony in Tree Swallows Tachycineta bicolor at extremes of their range.