genus Thryothorus

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Noun1.genus Thryothorus - Carolina wrens
bird genus - a genus of birds
Carolina wren, Thryothorus ludovicianus - large United States wren with a musical call
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Mann, of the State University of New York at Oneonta, and a colleague had gone to Pasochoa in the summer of 2002 as part of a team that was surveying of the 28-or-so species of the bird genus Thryothorus. That genus is famous for musical duets, in which a male and a female alternate phrases, sometimes so rapidly that it sounds like one song.