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Definition: Sylvania mitrata
1. Covered with a hood.
2. Furnished with a hood or something like a hood.
3. Hood-shaped; esp. (Bot.), rolled up like a cornet of
paper; cuculate, as the spethe of the Indian turnip.
(a) Having the head conspicuously different in color from
the rest of the plumage; -- said of birds.
(b) Having a hoodlike crest or prominence on the head or
neck; as, the hooded seal; a hooded snake.
, a European crow (Corvus cornix); -- called
, dun crow
, and royston crow
, the European black-headed pewit or gull.
. See Merganser
, a large North Atlantic seal (Cystophora cristata
). The male has a large, inflatible, hoodlike sac
upon the head. Called also hoodcap
, the hooded merganser. See Merganser
. See Cobra de capello
, a small American warbler (Sylvania mitrata
1. One who, or that which, warbles; a singer; a songster; --
applied chiefly to birds.
In lulling strains the feathered warblers woo.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small Old World
singing birds belonging to the family Sylviid[ae]
of which are noted songsters. The bluethroat, blackcap,
reed warbler (see under Reed
), and sedge warbler (see
) are well-known species.
3. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small, often
bright colored, American singing birds of the family or
, or Sylvicolin[ae]
. They are
allied to the Old World warblers, but most of them are not
Note: The American warblers are often divided, according to
their habits, into bush warblers, creeping warblers,
fly-catching warblers, ground warblers, wood warblers,
wormeating warblers, etc.
(Zo["o]l.) any American warbler of the genus
, as the Connecticut warbler (Opornis agilis
(Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
very small American warblers belonging to Parula
, and allied genera, as the blue yellow-backed
warbler (Parula Americana
), and the black-and-white
creeper (Mniotilta varia
(Zo["o]l.), any one of several species
of warblers belonging to Setophaga
allied genera having the bill hooked and notched at the
tip, with strong rictal bristles at the base, as the
hooded warbler (Sylvania mitrata
), the black-capped
warbler (Sylvania pusilla
), the Canadian warbler
), and the American redstart (see
(Zo["o]l.), any American warbler of the
, as the mourning ground warbler (G. Philadelphia
), and the Maryland yellowthroat (see
(Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous American
warblers of the genus Dendroica
. Among the most common
wood warblers in the Eastern States are the yellowbird, or
yellow warbler (see under Yellow
), the black-throated
green warbler (Dendroica virens
), the yellow-rumped
warbler (Dendroica coronata
), the blackpoll (D. striata
), the bay-breasted warbler (Dendroica castanea
), the chestnut-sided warbler (Dendroica Pennsylvanica
), the Cape May warbler (Dendroica tigrina
), the prairie warbler (see under Prairie
the pine warbler (Dendroica pinus
). See also Magnolia warbler
, under Magnolia
, and Blackburnian warbler