Pelecaniformes


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Noun1.Pelecaniformes - pelicans; frigate birds; gannets; cormorants
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
family Fregatidae, Fregatidae - frigate birds
family Sulidae, Sulidae - gannets and boobies
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Pelecaniformes (pelicans, tropicbirds, cormorants, frigatebirds, anhingas, gannets).
El analisis de la osteofauna aviar se realizo a partir de 685 fragmentos extraidos desde las nueve capas estratigraficas y estaria principalmente compuesto por los ordenes Suliformes, Procellariiformes y Pelecaniformes (Pena-Villalobos et al.
We also used these indexes to evaluate diversity and evenness of seven of the 13 bird orders identified: six orders were not included for the reasons that only one species was observed of Pelecaniformes, Piciformes, and Galliformes, or only a few species of orders Podicipediformes, Lariformes, and Falconiformes were identified relative to the total number of individuals observed.
According to Gaud and Atyeo (1979), mites of the subfamily Alloptinae are associated with a large number of sandpipers and other waterfowl such as Gaviiformes, Procellariiformes, Pelecaniformes, Ciconiiformes, Anseriformes, Gruiformes and Charadriiformes.
La mayoria de las especies encontradas fueron del orden Charadriiformes con un total de 11 especies, seguidos de los Passeriformes y Pelecaniformes con un total de 6 especies cada una (Tabla 2).
Order Passeriformes was dominating with 57% species followed by Anseriformes (7%), Charadriiformes and Accipitriformes (6%) each, Columbiformes (5%), Galliformes and Falconiformes (4%) each, Pelecaniformes (3%), Coraciiformes and Gruiformes (2%) each, and Bucerotiformes, Apodiformes, Caprimulgiformes, Piciformes, Suliformes and Strigiformes (1%) each.
ordenes Pelecaniformes, Ciconiiformes, Anseriformes) y algunas aves terrestres (ej.
Taxon Stratigraphy (Allomember) AVES SPHENISCIFORMES Palaeeudyptes gunnari Campamento/Submeseta Palaeeudyptes klekowskii Cucullaea I/Submeseta Anthropornis nordenskjoeldi Cucullaea I/Submeseta Anthropornis grandis Cucullaea I/Submeseta Delphinornis larseni Cucullaea I/Submeseta Delphinornis wimani Cucullaea I/Submeseta Mesetaornis polaris Cucullaea I/Submeseta Marambiornis exilis Cucullaea I/Submeseta PELECANIFORMES PELAGORNITHIDAE gen.