Galliform


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Gal´li`form


a.1.(Zool.) Like the Gallinae (or Galliformes) in structure.
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While in most cases the crop appears on radiographs as partially food-filled, in some patients, especially in galliform birds, it also may appear as overfilled (Fig 6).
The buff-throated partridge (Tetraophasis szechenyii), an endangered and endemic Galliform in the mountains of southwest China (Madge et al.
We will use a combination of forward genetics, developmental biology, modelling, and imaging to study natural variation in the large colour domains of Estrildid finches and the periodic stripes of Galliform birds.
Applicability of anatid and galliform microsatellite markers to the genetic diversity studies of domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus) through the genotyping of the endangered zatorska breed.
Maxwell EE (2008) Comparative embryonic development of the skeleton of the domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) and other galliform birds.
Greater Sage-Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus; hereafter Sage-Grouse) are a polygynous galliform that inhabits the sagebrush steppe of western North America.
In spite of the incomplete nature of those specimens, the presence of several neornithine clades, such as galliform, anseriform and ratite birds in Mesozoic ecosystems appears to be strongly supported (CLARKE et al.