Galliformes


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Gal·li·for·mes

(gal'i-fōr'mēz),
An order of birds embracing the pheasant, turkey, and chicken.
[L. gallus, a cock, + forma, form]
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Galliformes

the avian order containing pheasants, partridges, quails and jungle fowl (domestic chickens).
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Furthermore, other Galliformes are known to respond negatively to these structures (Hovick et al.
Pheasants belong to the avian order Galliformes and are Asian in their native distribution, except Congo peafowl.
New Galliformes for the mexican state of Queretaro.
The bumblefoot or pododermatitis is an infectious and inflammatory lesion of the foot pad and toes of domestic and wild birds, described in Anseriformes, Ciconiiformes, Falconiformes, Galliformes, Passeriformes and Strigiformes (ANDREASEN, 2003; DAVIDSON et al., 1985).
High genetic diversity revealed by RAPD markers in the black francolin (Francolinus francolinus, Galliformes) of Pakistan.
It is well documented that restraint or handling results in tachycardia in many bird species, including members of the orders Anseriformes, Sphenisciformes, and Galliformes. (6,7,17,18) Reports of tachycardia secondary to human disturbance have also been reported in red-tailed hawks, red-shouldered hawks, and a ferruginous hawk.
Modified Protocol for Genomic DNA Extraction from Newly Plucked Feathers of Lophur leucomelana hamiltoni (Galliformes) for Genetic Studies and its Endo-restriction Analysis.
Synhimantus (D.) nasuta, es una de las especies de mayor ocurrencia en aves galliformes (Goble y Kutz 1945, Sahay 1966) y son parasitos de ciclo de vida heteroxeno, es decir que ellos necesitan de un isopodo terrestre que actua como hospedador intermediario para completar su ciclo de vida (Moore y Lasswell 1986, Anderson 2000).
No Brasil, foi registrado em aves com importancia economica (Galliformes) devido as lesoes que provoca no orgao, existindo tambem registros em Columbiformes, Strigiformes, Falconiformes, Charadriiformes e Passeriformes.
Several species from the orders Ciconiiformes, Galliformes, Passeriformes, Gruiformes, Coraciiformes, and Pelecaniformes were affected during the outbreak.