(redirected from juncos)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for junco

small North American finch seen chiefly in winter

References in periodicals archive ?
What we've found is that, at least in juncos, these females are doing it for their kids, and for their kids' kids.
Keller Crescent's addition of the Juncos facility strengthens our position as the leading supplier of secondary packaging products in North America and Puerto Rico," says Joe Moynihan, CEO of Clondalkin Group North America, which is the parent company of Keller Crescent.
El filtro del humedal consiste en una gran plantacion, en este caso de juncos con sus raices dentro de la arena, que se alimentan del agua.
Therefore, the objectives of this study were to analyze winter foods of northern cardinals (Cardinalis cardinalis), song sparrows (Melospiza melodia), dark-eyed juncos (Junco hyemalis), and white-throated sparrows (Zonotrichia albicollis) collected on areas which had been recently clearcut, site prepared, and planted to pine seedlings, and to determine if these species were selecting seeds of certain genera or if their feeding habits were dependent on seed availability.
Hummingbirds cavort in her yard year-round, and on Saturday alone, she counted five mourning doves, two dark-eyed juncos, a white-crowned sparrow and two house finches.
Chickadees, tufted titmice, blue jays, cardinals, sparrows, juncos and red-headed woodpeckers all come to feast on the scrumptious mixture of seeds, nuts and cracked corn I put out for them.
13] Juncos and colleagues showed an as-yet-unexplained short-term improvement in patients' motor performance when they took quetiapine.
Su obra mas personal, Los juncos salvajes (Les Roseaux Sauvages; Francia, 1994), es una de las selecciones mas afortunadas del Festival de Verano de la Filmoteca de la UNAM.
Near the weeds, the snow was patterned by tiny footprints of juncos and tree sparrows where they had fed on wild seeds.
Juncos strike at the millet, color almost lost in haze.
Juncos like sitting on top of the split fir, and woodrats live among the logs.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has informed the company that issues noted in two warning letters -- one from November 2009 regarding the company's Mounds View, Minnesota facility and another from June 2009 regarding the company's manufacturing facility in Juncos, Puerto Rico -- have been resolved.
Employees of the Vermont-based chain traded their ice scream scoops for picks, shovels, rollers and hoses to spruce up the Casa Manuel Fernandez Juncos boys shelter in Miramar, as part of its community outreach program that covers all of the places it does business, reports News Is My Business (Jan.