penduline

penduline

(ˈpɛndjʊˌlaɪn)
adj
1. (Zoology) (of a bird's nest) hanging; resembling a pendant
2. (Animals) any of the titmouse birds that build pendulous nests
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Nest size variation and its importance for mate choice in penduline tits Remiz pendulinus.
Winner of the 2012 Soul-Making Keats Story Prize, his work has appeared or is forthcoming in Saw Palm: Florida Literature & Art, NANO, Naugatuck River Review, Penduline Press, and elsewhere.
His latest findings relate to the status of 83 species, 16 of which were found to be breeding for the first time in Lebanon, including the cream-colored courser, the white-throat robin, the blue tit and the penduline tit.
The north and north-eastward shift of the distribution range of species characteristic of western, south-eastern and southern Europe registered in Lithuania throughout the 20th century (great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo, great white egret Egretta alba, mute swan Cygnus olor, common shelduck Tadorna tadorna, gadwall Anas strepera, common pochard Aythya ferina, tufted duck Aythya fuligula, pied avocet Recurvirostra avosetta, Eurasian oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus, whiskered tern Chlidonias hybridus, red kite Milvus milvus, collared dove Streptopelia decaocto, penduline tit Remiz pendulinus and European serin Serinus serinus) was probably mainly caused by impact of the climate change in Europe (Kurlavicius 2006; Zalakevicius 2007).
I managed to get down there on March 30 and timed it just right to also see two penduline tits again at Minsmere.
His drawing of Antiope, with her penduline arm, works well on the plinth of a fountain.
Valentin A, Benoit-Vical F, Moulis C, Stanislas E, Mallie M, Fouraste I, Bastide JM (1997) In vitro antimalarial activity of Penduline, a bisbenzylisoquinoline from Isopyrum thalictroides.
Parrotbills; Rockfowl; Rhabdornis; Tits and Chickadees; Penduline Tits; Larks; Old World Sparrows; Waxbills; Wagtails and Pipits; Accentors.
A rare Penduline Tit has taken up residence in Kent and looks set to spend the winter there.
Valentin, A., Benoit-Vical, F., Moulis, C., Stanislas, E., Mallie, M., Fouraste, I., Bastide, J.-M.: In vitro antimalarial activity of penduline, a bisbenzylisoquinoline from Isopyrum thalictroides.