Charadriiformes


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Related to Charadriiformes: Anseriformes, Scolopaci, Shorebirds

Charadriiformes

the order of birds containing waders (shorebirds), auks, gulls and terns.
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Is the occurrence of avian influenza virus in Charadriiformes species and location dependent?
A few cases of sibling pairings have also been documented for species of Passeriformes, Charadriiformes, and Strigiformes, but they represented only 0.
Although free-flying ducks and geese have been extensively monitored for APMV, limited information is available for species in the order Charadriiformes.
2-19) Neoplasms of lymphoid origin have been described in birds from the following orders: Anseriformes, Charadriiformes, Columbiformes, Ciconiiformes, Galliformes, Passeriformes, Psittaciformes, and Struthioniformes.
The primary reservoirs of avian influenza (AI) are wild birds in the orders Anseriformes (ducks, geese, and swans) and Charadriiformes (gulls, terns, and shorebirds).
2003) maintained the similar-appearing conventional first basic and definitive basic plumages in many birds, including most Passeriformes and Charadriiformes, are analogous and not homologous.
Plumagens e mudas de Charadriiformes (Aves) no litoral de Pernambuco, Brasil.
Other orders of birds represented were Falconiformes (hawks, falcons; n = 8, 18%), Strigiformes (owls; n = 2, 5%), Podicepidiformes (grebes; n = 1, 2%), and Charadriiformes (gulls, shorebirds; n = 1, 2%).
Evidence of Sargassum foraging was found in most Procellariiformes (9 of 10 species) and less frequently in Charadriiformes (12 of 25 species).
Komar and Clark (2) suggested that bird species in the order Charadriiformes, such as shorebirds and terns, are candidates for carrying WNV from North America to South America due to long lasting high-level viremias, occasional persistent infectious viral loads in skin, and direct, long-distance flights.