genus Turdus


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Noun1.genus Turdus - type genus of the Turdidaegenus Turdus - type genus of the Turdidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Turdidae, Turdidae - thrushes; in some classifications considered a subfamily (Turdinae) of the family Muscicapidae
missel thrush, mistle thrush, mistletoe thrush, Turdus viscivorus - large European thrush that feeds on mistletoe berries
mavis, song thrush, Turdus philomelos, throstle - common Old World thrush noted for its song
fieldfare, snowbird, Turdus pilaris - medium-sized Eurasian thrush seen chiefly in winter
Turdus iliacus, redwing - small European thrush having reddish flanks
European blackbird, merl, merle, ousel, ouzel, Turdus merula, blackbird - common black European thrush
ring blackbird, ring ouzel, ring thrush, Turdus torquatus - European thrush common in rocky areas; the male has blackish plumage with a white band around the neck
American robin, Turdus migratorius, robin - large American thrush having a rust-red breast and abdomen
clay-colored robin, Turdus greyi - robin of Mexico and Central America
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The thrush family (Muscicapidae) is made up of three hundred and six species belonging to forty-five genera and the best known of these is genus Turdus. The West African Thrush (Turdus pelios) can be distinguished from other members of the genus by the brown colour above, different from the underwing, and part of the flanks having orange-chestnut colour.
I was able to solve 101 down, "European bird of the genus Turdus." He's making that up I thought.
In this paper, I estimate annual survival rates of adults (S) for thrushes of the genus Turdus from proportions of adults and immatures ([is less than] 1 yr old) in museum collections.