charadriiform


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Related to charadriiform: order Charadriiformes, Scolopaci

charadriiform

a member of the order Charadriiformes of shore birds including waders and gulls.
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Generally, viremias averaged greater in magnitude and duration in passerine and charadriiform birds than in other orders.
Parts of two passerines and one charadriiform were recovered from pellets collected in April 1990.
Current knowledge of the breeding distributions of charadriiforms (Aves: Charadriiformes) in Texas is available in regional avifaunal descriptions (Pulich 1988; Lockwood 2001; Seyffert 2001; White 2002) and publications of state or national scope (Oberholser 1974; Texas Ornithological Society 1995; Page et al.