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Category:Sialia - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Sialia

Description

A genus of thrushes, these are the popularly named bluebirds of the New World. They are medium sized passerines, insectivorous or omnivorous, and are are cavity nesters. Their populations have suffered locally due to competition for nest sites from the introduced House Sparrow, which can kill bluebirds.

Taxonomy

Sialia is a genus in the family Turdidae.


Genus Sialia viewedit
S. sialis Eastern Bluebird
S. mexicana Western Bluebird
S. currucoides Mountain Bluebird

Pages in category ‘Sialia’

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