Columbiformes


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Columbiformes

[kə‚ləm·bə′fȯr‚mēz]
(vertebrate zoology)
An order of birds distinguished by a short, pointed bill, imperforate nostrils, and short legs.
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Covering first Galliformes then Columbiformes, photographs of the same kind of bone from various species are juxtaposed on the same or close pages for easy comparison.
Ciconiiformes 3% Falconiformes 8% Columbiformes 8% Cuculiformes 3% Caprimulgiformes 3% Apodiformes 3% Trogoniformes 3% Coraciiformes 3% Piciformes 8% Passeriformes 58% Nota: Tabla derivada de grafico segmentado.
Este nematodo tiene gran afinidad por las glandulas del proventriculo de diversos grupos de aves silvestres y acuaticas como Anseriformes, Podicipediformes, Ciconiiformes, Falconiformes, Galliformes, Gruiformes, Charadriiformes, Columbiformes y Strigiformes (hospederos definitivos) (McDonald, 1969; Anderson, 2000; Villarreal et al.
Despite the fact that the Psittaciformes, Columbiformes and turkeys, are the main sources of human diseases, it should be emphasized that C.
Species do differ, however, in terms of potential contact to poultry, especially birds considered to be peridomestic species of the Columbiformes, Cuculiformes, and Passeriformes orders, which are commonly associated with poultry environments.
Adult white-winged doves (Zenaida asiatica) along with most Columbiformes do not possess distinct sexual dimorphism.
6 Charadriiformes JACANIDAE Jacana jacana (Linnaeus, 1766) - - CHARADRIIDAE Vanellus chilensis (Molina, 1782) - - RECURVIROSTRIDAE Himantopus melanurus Vieillot, 1817 - - Columbiformes COLUMBIDAE Columbina talpacoti (Temminck, 1811) - 31.
Among non-Passeriformes, the order Apodiformes comprised eight species (11%), followed by Falconiformes with six species (8%) and Columbiformes with five species (7%) (Appendix A).
Se localiza bajo la membrana nictitante, saco conjuntival y conductos lagrimonasales de aves domesticas y silvestres: Galliformes, Columbiformes, Anseriformes, Phasianidae, Psitaciformes [3,5].
RIESGO DE ENTRADA DE LA ENFERMEDAD DE NEWCASTLE EN ESPANA A TRAVES DE COLUMBIFORMES
Orden COLUMBIFORMES Familia Columbidae Columba picazuro Temmink (paloma picazuro).