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shrike British & World English

A songbird with a strong sharply hooked bill, often impaling its prey of small birds, lizards, and insects on thorns

pepper-shrike British & World English

A tropical American songbird with mainly green and yellow plumage and a heavy bill like that of a shrike

cuckoo-shrike British & World English

A shrike-like Old World songbird, somewhat resembling a cuckoo when in flight, and typically with grey, black, or white plumage

vanga British & World English

A shrike-like songbird found in Madagascar

vanga shrike in vanga British & World English

A shrike-like songbird found in Madagascar

fiscal shrike in fiscal British & World English

An African shrike (songbird) with black-and-white plumage

boubou British & World English

An African bush shrike (songbird) with the upper parts mainly blackish in colour. It is noted for the duet of bell-like calls produced by the male and female together

boubou shrike in boubou British & World English

An African bush shrike (songbird) with the upper parts mainly blackish in colour. It is noted for the duet of bell-like calls produced by the male and female together

brubru British & World English

A small tropical African shrike (bird) with striking black-and-white plumage and chestnut flanks

brubru shrike in brubru British & World English

A small tropical African shrike (bird) with striking black-and-white plumage and chestnut flanks

woodchat British & World English

A shrike of southern Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East, having black and white plumage with a chestnut head

woodchat shrike in woodchat British & World English

A shrike of southern Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East, having black and white plumage with a chestnut head

loggerhead shrike in loggerhead British & World English

A widespread North American shrike, having mainly grey plumage with a black eyestripe, wings, and tail

bokmakierie British & World English

A bush shrike with conspicuous yellow underparts and a black band across the breast, common in southern Africa

bokmakierie shrike in bokmakierie British & World English

A bush shrike with conspicuous yellow underparts and a black band across the breast, common in southern Africa

puffback British & World English

A small black-and-white African shrike, the male of which displays by puffing up the feathers of the lower back

puff-back shrike in puffback British & World English

A small black-and-white African shrike, the male of which displays by puffing up the feathers of the lower back

cuckoo-shrike in shrike British & World English

Used in names of birds of other families that are similar to the shrike, e.g. cuckoo-shrike, pepper-shrike

pepper-shrike in shrike British & World English

Used in names of birds of other families that are similar to the shrike, e.g. cuckoo-shrike, pepper-shrike

great grey shrike in shrike British & World English

A songbird with a strong sharply hooked bill, often impaling its prey of small birds, lizards, and insects on thorns

cuckoo-shrike family in cuckoo-shrike British & World English

A shrike-like Old World songbird, somewhat resembling a cuckoo when in flight, and typically with grey, black, or white plumage

shrike English-Spanish

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