brachyrhynchus

brach·y·rhyn·chus

(brak'ē-ring'kŭs),
Abnormal shortness of the nose and maxilla, often associated with cyclopia.
[brachy- + G. rhynchos, snout]

brach·y·rhyn·chus

(brak'ē-ring'kŭs)
Abnormal shortness of the nose and maxilla, often associated with cyclopia.
[brachy- + G. rhynchos, snout]
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In the present study, we evaluate environmental factors affecting the number of pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus utilising an autumn stopover site, Nord-Thondelag county in mid-Norway.
The geosaurini (Metriorhynchus brachyrhynchus, Neptunidraco ammoniticus, Tyrannoneustes lythrodectikos, Torvoneustes carpenteri, Geosaurus lapparenti and Dakosaurus maximus) are coded [1] (centrum length and width subequal), whereas the metriorhynchines (Cricosaurus suevicus, Cricosaurus gracilis, Rhacheosaurus gracilis and Metriorhynchus superciliosus) are coded [2] (centrum length less than centrum width).
Lack of competition between barnacle geese Branta leucopsis and pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus during the pre-breeding period in Svalbard.
9 Syrphidae Allograpta exotica (Wiedemann) Allograpta obliqua 13 (Say) Copestylum mexicanum 26 (Macquart) Copestylum 1 sexmaculatum (Palisot de Beauvois) Meromacrus acutus 3 (Fabricius) Ocyptamus costatus 4 (Say) Palpada agrorum 36 (Fabricius) Pseudodoros clavatus 21 (Fabricius) Toxomerus verticalis 5 (Curran) Trichopsomyia banksi 2 (Curran) Conopidae Physocephala 18 sagittaria (Say) Physocephala 2 tibialis (Say) Physoconops 13 brachyrhynchus (Macquart) Physoconops 6 bulbirostris (Loew) Physoconops 1 floridanus Camras Physoconops 3 obscuripennis (Williston) Physoconops 5 sylvosus (Williston) Zodion abitus Adams 1 Zodion americanum 5 Wiedemann Micropezidae Grallipeza nebulosa (Loew) Lonchaeidae Lonchaea sp.
Latin Name English/North American Name Cygnus columbianus bewickii Bewick's Swan Anser fabalis rossicus Tundra Bean Goose Anser brachyrhynchus Pink-footed Goose Anser albifrons albifrons (European) White-fronted Goose Anser a.
The Svalbard breeding pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus is one example of a goose population that has increased substantially in recent decades.
Range expansions of Red-tailed Hawks (Buteo jamaicensis; 1880s-1940s; Houston, 1983) and Common Crows (Corvus brachyrhynchus, 1880s-1920s; Houston, 1977) in Saskatchewan were attributed to area-specific increases in distribution of forests caused by cessation of grassland fires by Native Americans; during this time, Red-tailed Hawks replaced more open-prairie hawks--Swainson's Hawks (Buteo swainsoni) and Ferruginous Hawks (Buteo regalis) (Houston, 1983).
Two colonies of barnacle geese (Branta leucopsis (Bechstein)) occur in cliffs along the coast and pink-footed geese (Anser brachyrhynchus Baillon) have formed a colony in the middle part of the valley.
In this context, the first European test case of an International Species Management Plan on the Svalbard breeding population of the pink-footed goose Anser brachyrhynchus, including an adaptive harvest management framework (<http://pinkfootedgoose.
Assessment of the impact of helicopter disturbance on moulting pink-footed geese Anser brachyrhynchus and barnacle geese Branta leucopsis in Jameson Land, Greenland.
Madsen (1995) reports that the pink-footed goose Anser brachyrhynchus, a capital breeder, is capable of building reserves that were consumed during the flight from Denmark to northern Norway within one to three weeks.
The species included in the analysis are the following: Anas acuta, Anser albifrons, Anser anser, Anser brachyrhynchus, Anas clypeata, Anas crecca, Anser erythropus, Anser fabalis, Aythya ferina, Aythya fuligula, Aythya marila, Aythya nyroca, Anas penelope, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas querquedula, Anas strepera, Branta bernicla, Bucephala clangula, Branta leucopsis, Branta ruficollis, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus cygnus, Clangula hyemalis, Cygnus olor, Mergellus albellus, Marmaronetta angustirostris, Melanitta fusca, Mergus merganser, Melanitta nigra, Mergus serrator, Netta rufina, Oxyura leucocephala, Polysticta stelleri, Somateria mollissima, Tadorna ferruginea, Tadorna tadorna.