psittaciform


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psittaciform

a bird member of the order Psittaciformes, the parrots and parakeets.
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While global positioning system (GPS) telemetry has been employed successfully on a broad range of birds, to date no studies have been published in which this technology has been used on any psittaciform species, most probably due to concerns held by researchers regarding the high cost of GPS units or the perceived ability of members of this order to remove or damage tracking gear.
Psittaciform birds kept as companion animals are often provided with nutritionally incomplete seed-based diets and develop deficiencies in one or more essential nutrients.
Holt et al (4) measured the PRTT values of different species of psittaciform birds by placement of the thread in the superior conjunctival fornix (OS = 20.