Troglodytidae


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Related to Troglodytidae: Fringillidae, Icteridae
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Noun1.Troglodytidae - wrensTroglodytidae - wrens          
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
order Passeriformes, Passeriformes - largest order of birds comprising about half the known species; rooks; finches; sparrows; tits; warblers; robins; wrens; swallows; etc.; the four suborders are Eurylaimi and Tyranni and Menurae and Oscines or Passeres
jenny wren, wren - any of several small active brown birds of the northern hemisphere with short upright tails; they feed on insects
genus Troglodytes, Troglodytes - type genus of the Troglodytidae
genus Salpinctes, Salpinctes - a genus of Troglodytidae
genus Thryothorus, Thryothorus - Carolina wrens
Campylorhynchus, genus Campylorhynchus, genus Heleodytes, Heleodytes - alternative classifications for the cactus wrens
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Orochelidon flavipes Pale-footed Swallow P TROGLODYTIDAE, Wren 194.
1984.- Reproduccion del cucarachero comun (Troglodytes aedon, Aves Troglodytidae) en el Valle del Cauca.
As he explains in "Family: Troglodytidae," "I know I'm a bad ornithologist.
Family Number of Fatalities Parulidae 272 Turdidae 38 Emberizidae 38 Vireonidae 23 Regulidae 13 Troglodytidae 6 Cardinalidae 5 Icteridae 5 Mimidae 5 Certhiidae 2 Picidae 2 Tyrannidae 2 Unidentified 2 Cuculidae 1 Sturnidae 1
Notable endemic animal taxa include Ramphastidae, Tinamidae, Trochilidae and Troglodytidae among birds, as well as the mammalian groups Didelphidae, the Platyrrhini monkey families, and the superorder Xenarthra (Edentata).