Phoenicopteridae


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Related to Phoenicopteridae: flamingos
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Noun1.Phoenicopteridae - flamingos
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Ciconiiformes, order Ciconiiformes - order of chiefly tropical marsh-dwelling fish-eating wading birds with long legs and bills and (except for flamingos) unwebbed feet: herons; storks; spoonbills; flamingos; ibises
flamingo - large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill; inhabits brackish lakes
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Key words: Phoenicopteridae, magnetoreception, magnetic alignment, sun compass
Durante este estudio se escogieron aleatoriamente 100 aves silvestres correspondientes a 11 familias (Psittacidae, Ramphastidae, Ophistocomidae, Cracidae, Anatidae, Icteridae, Alaudidae, Burhinidae, Phoenicopteridae, Anhimidae y Rallidae) y 16 especies (Ara ararauna, Ara macao, Amazona spp, Amazona ochrocephala, Ramphastos toco, Aulacorhynchus prasinus, Ramphastos tucanus, Ophistocomus hoazin, Crax Alberti, Anas discors, Agelaius icterocephalus, Alauda arvensis, Burhinus bistriatus, Phoenicopterus ruber roseus, Chauna chavarria, Gallinula chloropus), a las cuales se les tomo muestras correspondientes a 4 gramos de materia fecal [22].
PHOENICOPTERIDAE 28 Phoenicopterus ruber Flamenco 0 ANHIMIDAE 29 Chauna chavaria Chavarrie e ANTIDAE 30 Anas americana Pato e 31 Anas bahamensis Pato e 32 Anas discors Pato barraquete a 33 Dendrocygna autumnalis Pisingo a 34 Dendrocygna bicolor Pissie e 35 Dendrocygna viduata P.