Definition of marshbird in English:
A bird that frequents marshes and reed beds, in particular:
- ● A brown streaked Australian warbler (genus Megalurus, family Sylviidae). Also called grassbird ● A South American bird of the American blackbird family (genus Pseudoleistes, family Icteridae).
- The Marsh Bird Technicians will be responsible for surveying predetermined marsh habitat for secretive marshbird species through standardized protocols.
- Brood parasitism accounted for most of the egg losses and hatching failures in Brown-and-yellow Marshbird.
- In this paper, we present data on nesting success of the Brown-and-yellow Marshbird (Pseudoleistes virescens) and examine the effects of brood parasitism and nest-site selection on daily survival rates at different stages of the nesting cycle.
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