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primary forest

noun
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  • This bird of the primary forest was only rarely seen in secondary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • This pheasant was taken in native snares from primary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • The species was heard and observed also at a place 12 miles north of Kalabakan, at the edge of, but never in, primary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • In the primary forest it ranged in the upper canopy from 100 to 150 feet up.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • This species seems to be confined to the primary forest, and was common at both localities listed.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • Occasionally it was seen in a clearing in the primary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • Twelve miles north of Kalabakan it was found in primary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • This bird was one of the most common in the lower story of the primary forest.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • This trogon of the primary forest was second in abundance only to H. diardi.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson
  • This flycatcher was seen only in primary forest, on the above dates.

    Birds from North Borneo Max C. Thompson

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