Definition of mud-nester in English:



  • A gregarious Australian bird of a family that comprises the apostlebird and the white-winged chough, which make nests of mud.

    Family Corcoracidae; sometimes placed with the magpie lark in the family Grallinidae

    • ‘The building of mud nests can be seen as a key innovation allowing mud-nesters to occupy habitats lacking available nest cavities.’