Flycatchers Sentence Examples
Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.
There are a raven (Corvus), a coot (Fulica), the well-known Sandwich island goose (Bernicla sandvicensis), now very commonly domesticated in Europe; and some flycatchers and thrushlike birds.
Another chief feature is the extraordinary development of the cassowaries, the richness and specialization of the kingfishers, parrots, pigeons, honeysuckers and some remarkable flycatchers.
Of other families which, however, extend their range more or less far into the Australian realm, may be mentioned Otididae, the bustards; Meropidae or bee-eaters; Muscicapidae or flycatchers; Sturnidae or starlings.
The song and insectivorous birds - thrushes, flycatchers, vireos and woodpeckers - of this latitude, are well represented, and the high plateaus (particularly the Pocono plateau) have especial ornithological interest as the tarrying-places, during the migratory seasons, of many species of birds whose natural breeding ground is much farther north.Advertisement
There is a large variety of perching birds, including several species of brilliant plumage - sun-birds, kingfishers, rollers and flycatchers, &c.; kites, hawks and owls are numerous, and the lakes and marshes abound with water-fowl and herons, ibises, &c.
We saw many more bullfinches as well as at least three Grenada Flycatchers and another Bare-eyed Thrush.
Nesting suggests global warming pied flycatchers at Coedydd Aber are the latest to suggest that global warming is happening.
After returning to the hotel I took a last turn around the gardens for an hour before dusk in the hope of finding flycatchers.
Some of their findings are illustrated in Figure 4. For how many female pied flycatchers did they observe mate choice decisions in the field?Advertisement
These included hummingbirds, parrots, tyrant flycatchers, tanagers, warblers and especially orioles.
July appears to have been fairly quiet on the bird front although recent reports include a marsh harrier, godwits and spotted flycatchers.
Over 200 species of birds have been observed, including many species of warblers, flycatchers and other migratory songbirds.
Further on we found more sunbirds, several Common Newtonia's and a couple of Madagscar Paradise Flycatchers.
In the early summer pied flycatchers breed and you'll see and hear several varieties of warbler including the delightful wood warbler.Advertisement
Spotted Flycatchers, one of the last migrants to arrive, are a regular sight, making repeated sallies from the same perch.
Further on we found more Sunbirds, several Common Newtonia 's and a couple of Madagscar Paradise Flycatchers.
Peperpot is an excellent place to find an array of Flycatchers, several Tanager species and Great Potoo.