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Colonial birds

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    • Clump-nesting birds
    • Clumped nesting birds
    • Colonial breeding birds
    • Colonial nesters (Birds)
    • Colonial nesting birds
    • Colonially breeding birds
    • Colonially nesting birds
    • Colony nesters (Birds)
    • Colony nesting birds
    • Nest clumping birds
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    • found: Work cat.: Idaho's water birds : the colony nesters, 1987:introd. (colony nesting birds)
    • found: Inventory methods for colonial-nesting freshwater birds, c1998.
    • found: A dict. of birds, 1985(in entry on coloniality: spatio-temporal clumping of nests; about 1/8 of all avian taxa nest in colonies; species categorized as "colonial" often exhibit solitary nesting also; colonial bird species; colonial birds; colonial nesting; clump-nesting; clumped nesting; nest clumping)
    • found: Welty, J.C. The life of birds, 1975:p. 273 (about 13% of all birds are colonial nesters, but about 93% of all marine birds nest in colonies; colonial-nesting species; colonial species)
    • found: The Cambridge encyc. of ornithology, 1991:p. 272 (colonially breeding birds; colonial birds)
    • found: Wallace, G.J. An introd. to ornithology, c1975:p. 228 (colonial birds)
    • found: Van Tyne, J. Fundamentals of ornithology, c1976:p. 448 (colonial nesting seabirds)
    • found: Wildlife & ecology studies worldwide, via WWW, Apr. 4, 2003:thesaurus (colonial nesting, UF communal nesting)
    • found: Zoological record, via WebSPIRS, Apr. 4, 2003:thesaurus (Colonial breeding)
    • found: OCLC, Apr. 3, 2003(colonial birds; colonial waterbirds; colony nesting waterbirds; colonial nesting birds; colonial nesting waterbirds; colonial nesting sea and wading bird; colonial seabirds; colonial nesting seabirds; colonial-nesting wading birds; colonial nesting wading birds; colonial-nesting marine birds; colonial wading birds; colonially-nesting birds; colonially nesting waterbirds; colonially breeding marine birds; colonially breeding waterbirds)
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