Toxostoma


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Related to Toxostoma: Toxostoma rufum
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Noun1.Toxostoma - thrashersToxostoma - thrashers        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Mimidae, Mimidae - sometimes considered a subfamily of Troglodytidae: mockingbirds; catbirds; thrashers
mocking thrush, thrasher - thrush-like American songbird able to mimic other birdsongs
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Early development of the sofie, Chondrostoma toxostoma. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 56(1), 67-77.
There are however, a small number of birds who will learn the songs of other species, for example the Brown thrasher (Toxostoma rufum).
Primer reporte para Mexico de coloracion aberrante (leucismo parcial) en el cuitlacoche pico curvo (Toxostoma curvirostre).
Limited song playbacks in 2009 at Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, 70 km east of Santa Ana NWR, found that bronzed cowbirds responded to songs of several oriole species and to a more limited extent, the songs of the long-billed thrasher (Toxostoma longirostre), green jay (Cyanocorax yncas), and northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis), all known host species, but not at all to songs of olive sparrows or Couch's kingbirds (Tyrannus couchii; Gorton, 2010).
Bartonella species detected in birds * Bird common name Bird species House sparrow Passer domesticus Boat-tailed grackle Quiscalus major Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Herring gulil ([dagger]) Larus argentatus House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Song sparrow Melospiza melodia Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos European starling Sturnus vulgaris Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Common loon ([dagger]) Gavia immer Red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Brown pelican ([dagger]) Pelicanus occidentalis Collared dove Streptopelia decaocto No.
For those species with more than five nests, grasshopper sparrows, eastern meadowlarks, bobolinks (Dolichanyxaryzivarus) and song sparrows had the greatest overall nest success, while red-winged blackbirds, brown thrashers (Toxostoma rufum), and willow flycatchers had the least (Table 1).
Se colocaron alternadamente un nido sobre el suelo, entre la vegetacion, y uno sobre un arbol o arbusto a 1-2m por encima del suelo, para simular los dos tipos principales de anidacion de las aves (Reitsma y Whelan, 2000; Zuria, 2003) y de algunas especies que anidan en la zona (Pipilo fuscus y Toxostoma curvirostre).