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Muscarin
muscarine
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Muscicapa gricola
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Muscicapa grisola definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: common European woodland flycatcher with greyish-brown plumage [syn: spotted flycatcher, Muscicapa striata, Muscicapa grisola]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Flycatcher Fly"catch`er, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of numerous species of birds that feed upon insects, which they take on the wing. Note: The true flycatchers of the Old World are Oscines, and belong to the family Muscicapid[ae], as the spotted flycatcher (Muscicapa grisola). The American flycatchers, or tyrant flycatchers, are Clamatores, and belong to the family Tyrannid[ae], as the kingbird, pewee, crested flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus), and the vermilion flycatcher or churinche (Pyrocephalus rubineus). Certain American flycatching warblers of the family Sylvicolid[ae] are also called flycatchers, as the Canadian flycatcher (Sylvania Canadensis), and the hooded flycatcher (S. mitrata). See Tyrant flycatcher.



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