Columbidae


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Columbidae

[kə′ləm·bə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of birds in the order Columbiformes composed of the pigeons and doves.
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Histomorphometric and quantitative aspects of ovarian of Patagioenas maculosa (Aves, Columbidae)
Las familias que agruparon el mayor numero de especies fueron Tyrannidae (34), Emberizidae (25), Accipitridae (12), Icteridae (10), Psittacidae (9) y Columbidae (9).
El 46% de la diversidad de avifauna esta dada por las familias Scolopacidae (14%), Ardeidae (10%), Laridae (7%), Anatidae (5%), Charadriidae (5%) y Columbidae (5%).
Esta nueva adicion incrementa a 85 especies la diversidad de la familia Columbidae en el Peru y a 7 las especies del genero Patagioenas (Schulenberg et.
Reprodujao e analise da composijao de ninhos de Zenaida auriculata (Des Murs, 1847) (Aves; Columbiformes, Columbidae) em uma unidade petroquimica no Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil.
The results of this study show that pigeon adults in Algeria are infested with a multitude of parasites, as is the case for most Columbidae in Europe [18,37], although the results show a high prevalence of lice and Low presence of other ectoparasites.
By quoting Shakespeare towards the end of this carefully structured oeuvre - "two strengthless doves will draw me through the sky" - he draws parallels with the portentous cooing of the collared Columbidae and the lymphoma that laid low his father.
A novel loop-mediated isothermal amplification approach for sex identification of Columbidae birds.
Nome popular Nome cientifico Familia Aves Canario-da-terra Sicalisflaveola Fringillidae Joao de barro Furnariusrufus Furnariidae Bem-te-vi Pitangussulfuratus Tyrannidae Rolinha roxa Columbina talpacoti Columbidae Quero-quero Vanelluschilensis Charadriidae Tico-tico Zonotrichia capensis Emberizidae Sabia roxo Turdusrufiventris Turdidae Mamiferos Ratazana Rattusrattus Muridae Gamba-de- Didelphisalbiventris Didelphidae orelha-branca Repteis Lagarto Tupinambismerianae Teiidae Fonte: Juglans Engenharia e Consultoria Ltda.