Data concerning food availability (macroinvertebrate abundance) for young gallinaceous
birds within these field-cover types are lacking.
Pathobiology of A/chicken/Hong Kong/ 220/97 (H5N1) avian influenza virus in seven gallinaceous
Comparison of model deviance for models representing detection of the gallinaceous
species group indicated a higher level of support for the model that included TIDE; the strength of support in favor of this model was minimal and parameter estimates indicated a lack of an identifiable directional effect (Table 1: parameter estimate = -0.
Outbreaks in poultry typically caused high mortality rates among gallinaceous
birds, especially layer, broiler, and native chickens.
2%) kept chickens only, with the remaining backyard flocks consisting of chickens, other gallinaceous
species, waterfowl, or a combination.
Weather is known to affect both reproduction and survival in gallinaceous
birds (Gullion 1970, Moss 1986, Swenson et al.
The first is domesticated poultry, primarily chickens but also a wide variety of gallinaceous
and game birds.
The suitability of using these granivorous gallinaceous
animals as universal models for granivorous psittacine birds when studying the disposition of significantly metabolized drugs also should be investigated.
1997), but documented cases of gallinaceous
birds adopting offspring are rare (Martin 1989, Mills and Rumble 1991).
Interspecies transmission of AIV in several species of wild birds has been documented; however, the most frequent adaptation of these viruses occurs in domestic gallinaceous
Pages 9-36 in Life histories of North American gallinaceous
poultry, Marek's disease virus is able to induce T-cell lymphoma.