columbiformes

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columbiformes

see pigeon.
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This essay calls attention to morphological, behavioral and vocal characters in domestic pigeon breeds and similar characters appearing in several columbiform species.
Although no extant pigeon species possesses the exaggeratedly hypertrophied cere of Dragoons and Carriers, different degrees of development of the bill cere may also be found in different columbiform species (e.
Initially, surgery was declined, and meloxicam (Boehringer Ingelheim, Paris, France; 2 mg/kg PO q12h 1 week per month) was prescribed to prevent osteoarthritis and pain, as recommended for columbiform birds.
2) To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of an aneurysmal bone cyst in a columbiform bird.
The primary transmission cycle involves wild passeriform and columbiform birds, and Culex sp.