Cariama


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Related to Cariama: Cariama cristata, seriema
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Noun1.Cariama - the type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariamaCariama - the type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariama
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cariamidae, family Cariamidae - crane-like South American wading birds
Cariama cristata, crested cariama, seriema - Brazilian Cariama; sole representative of the genus Cariama
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In this study, T gondii antibodies were detected in 4 bird species (crested seriema, Cariama cristata; buff-necked ibis, Theristicus caudatus; picazuro pigeon, Patagioenas picazuro', and burrowing owl, Athene cunicularia) and in a giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyld) for the first time.
For example, here is a quote from the science page of North Carolina State University about birds of the Brazilian grasslands: "Among the birds, the emu (Rhea americana) and the siriema (crested cariama; Cariama cristata) are typical inhabitants.