Carolina wren

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Synonyms for Carolina wren

large United States wren with a musical call

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Further study is needed involving a combination of video and direct observations to confirm our findings and identify the function of male song during provisioning in Carolina Wrens.
I recorded 57 nesting attempts in nest boxes during 1997-1998, including 33 (58%) Great Crested Flycatcher nests, 13 (23%) Tufted Titmouse nests, six (11%) Eastern Bluebird nests, three (5%) Carolina Wren nests, and two (3%) Eastern Screech-Owl nests.
We quantified nest defense behavior of the Carolina Wren in response to models of a: (1) female Brown-headed Cowbird, (2) Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) (an avian nest predator), and (3) Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) (a non-threatening species), during the egg-laying and nestling stages.
Incubation feeding in Thryothorus has been reported only in the Carolina Wren, and evidence within the larger wren family is limited mostly to other North American species (Brewer 2001).
The abundance of forest-interior birds, field-edge birds, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Carolina Wren, Tufted Titmouse, Northern Cardinal, and Northern Parula differed among periods, but no consistent patterns were evident, as seasonal use varied considerably by species or group (Table 1, Fig.
The Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) is the only Thryothorus wren whose range extends beyond tropical latitudes (Morton 1982).
Therefore, our observation of a Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) pair successfully fledging two House Finch young is noteworthy.
There was also a Carolina wren, a red-winged blackbird, a ring-necked pheasant and a hermit thrush.
This study provides the first description of the chromosomes of seven of these species: Cactus Wren (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus), Rock Wren (Salpinctes obsoletus), Canyon Wren (Catherpes mexicanus), Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus), Bewick's Wren (Thryomanes bewickii), Sedge Wren (Cistothorus platensis), and Marsh Wren (Cistothorus palustris).
Carolina Wren Press and McDonald's to help the state's Latino families discover libraries and other resources in their communities to help bridge the language gap.
The only sounds, beyond the gentle lapping of the blue water, were the breathing and soughing of the pines, the tinkling of wind chimes, and the "tea-kettle, teakettle" of the Carolina wren hidden like a loquacious wood nymph in tangled underbrush.
A well preserved adult Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) us) was found in the stomach of an adult (TL = 987 mm) female canebrake from Baldwin County.
The Christmas Bird Count's 112 seasons have provided an overview of range and population changes, like the trend for southern birds, including our once-uncommon cardinals, tit-mice, Carolina wrens, mockingbirds, and red-bellied woodpeckers, to expand their ranges north with global warming.
Captures of three of 12 mature forest species showed declining captures over 15 years, and the trend was linear for two species (Carolina Chickadees and Northern Parulas) and curvilinear with an early peak for two species (Blue-gray Gnatcatchers and Carolina Wrens, Table 2 and Fig.
The morning had passed slowly, another ho-hum morning of nothing save a plethora of juncos, chickadees, two cardinals, some blue jays, several Carolina wrens and a lonely mourning dove that should have been gone to Texas months ago.
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