isabelline


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isabelline

having a light brown, sandy color. A common coloration in desert animals.
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The isabelline color variant of Porcupine may occur more frequently than previously recognized.
Isabelline coloration in American Red Squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) from the Yukon.
142###Passeriformes###Laniidae###Lanius isabellinus###Rufous-tailed or Isabelline Shrike###WV/SB V###
The facts presented in this, as in the other chapters of the collection, challenge the romantic legends and religious myths of Isabelline rule promulgated by traditional historiography.
Although in the main concerned with contemporaneous chroniclers such as Fernando del Pulgar, Boruchoff cites from many pertinent historical and literary writings to explain that Isabelline historiography, following the ideals of classical literature, assigned her reign the claim to divine justice in order to check absolute power.
69) But if this was their goal, why did they offer the Isabelline Rule, a text almost identical to Urban's 1263 constitution, as an alternative?
Based on our review of color variants, we consider the Red Squirrel we observed to be of Isabelline coloration.
The isabelline wheatear of fate had turned up on Carmel Head, on Anglesey, and I was stuck at Dempsey Towers, waiting for the man to come with his brushes to give our flue a good pre-winter clean.
They included the White Pelican, normally located in Romania, the Isabelline Wheatear, from Greece and the East, and the Tawny Pipit from Spain on Anglesey.
A great grey shrike hunted the dunes at Hightown near Formby, an early glaucous gull called in at New Brighton and Bardsey Island held an amazing list of rarities with red throated pipit, Isabelline wheatear, yellow browed warbler and two wrynecks.