Referring to an outbreak of disease in a bird population.
[epi- + G. ornithos, bird + -ic]
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To the Editor: Certain arthropod-borne epornitic flaviviruses, namely, West Nile virus (WNV) and Usutu virus (USUV), have spread recently in parts of Europe (1,2).
Epornitic of a papova-like virus-associated disease in a psittacine nursery.
An epornitic of avian cholera in waterfowl and Common Crows in Phelps County, Nebraska, in the spring.
Epornitic of papova-like virus associated disease in a psittacine nursery.