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|Russian to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Russian term or phrase: popolzen'|
|bird common in European forests|
sorry for the first unreadably Cylilic
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Indeed, поползень is a name for a family of birds:
... Косматый поползень Отряд воробьинообразные, семейство поползневые Sitta villosa Verreaux, 1865 ...
www.darwin.museum.ru/expos/floor3/red.asp?num Обыкновенный поползень
Семейство Поползневые Sittidae. Обыкновенный поползень. Sitta europaea Linnaeus, 1758. ...
РИЖ - Черноголовый поползень (Sitta ...
Основное меню Фотоальбом. Звуки. Видео сюжеты. Черноголовый поползень Sitta krueperi ...
My belowed Britannica gives us the following desription
Nuthatch - family name SITTIDAE, any of about 22 species of the genus Sitta. They are bob-tailed, short-necked little birds that search tree trunks and rocks for food, often descending headfirst. They are primarily insectivorous but also eat seeds, which they may store for winter use. Nuthatches have persistent metallic or nasal calls.
sitella also called TREERUNNER, any of about seven species of Australasian birds of the genus Neositta, usually placed in the nuthatch family, Sittidae, but sometimes in the family Neosittidae.
vanga-shrike also called VANGA, any of the 12 species of Madagascan birds constituting the bird family Vangidae (order Passeriformes). The coral-billed nuthatch is sometimes included.
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|Many thanks to everybody! Tagir's answer has been the most universal information on the "sittidaelogy", sorry, could not award the points earlier.|
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I found this word in BARS Russian-English dictionary.