Definition of Cistothorus palustris
1. Noun. American wren that inhabits tall reed beds.
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Literary usage of Cistothorus palustris
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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1894)
"Vicinity of Monterey, California. 735 c. cistothorus palustris griseus ... cistothorus palustris griseus ..."
2. Birds of the Kotzebue Sound Region, Alaska by Joseph Grinnell (1900)
"cistothorus palustris, part; cistothorus palustris paludicola, part. STATUS—Common resident locally i" suitable localities east of the Sierran divide, ..."
3. Nests and Eggs of North American Birds by Oliver Davie (1889)
"cistothorus palustris paludicola BAIRD. [670.] Tule Wren. Hab. Western United States, east to the Rocky Mountains, south to Northern Central America ..."
4. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1876)
"... PALUSTRIS (reg. minor) the marsh wren " = cistothorus palustris (Bartr.) Bd. First described as palus- tris by Wilson, to whom, as Dr. Coues says, ..."