Porphyrio


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porphyrio

(pɔːˈfɪrɪəʊ)
n
any aquatic bird of the genus Porphyrio
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Noun1.porphyrio - Old World purple gallinulesPorphyrio - Old World purple gallinules    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Rallidae, Rallidae - rails; crakes; gallinules; coots
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The Stienen BE farm control systems with this agreement are completely compatible with Porphyrio s Smart Integrated Management Software.
Solo 5 especies mostraron valores de coeficiente de variacion superior a 20 % (Calidris fuscicollis: 20,3 %; Recurvirostra americana: 20,6 %; Porphyrio martinica: 24,6 %; Anas acuta: 25,5 % y Podilymbus podiceps: 25,6 %).
The Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio is a large and spectacular (although often reclusive) gallinule with a very wide world range.
9 Porphyrio martinica IVb 27 Charadriidae Vanellus chilensis III 64.
Porphyrio martinicus [Porphyrula martinica] Purple Gallinule.
42) Porphyrio identified this as a reference to a child's game, and there were apparently also proverbs to this effect (Otto 1971:79).
7) Porphyrio alleni 187 0 Amaurornis flavirostris 88 0 Fulica cristata 80 0 Gallinula chloropus 31 2 (6.
In a study of three social groups of Pukekos, Porphyrio porphyrio melanotus, no relationship was found between dominance status and reproduction.
Algunas especies se registraron exclusivamente en la matriz de cada bosque, Phaeomyias murina para la matriz de las Chatas y Anas discors, Dendrocygna bicolor, Phalacrocorax brasilianus, Pyrocephalus rubinus y Porphyrio martinicus para la matriz de Colindres.
0 Pink-eared Duck Malacorhynchus membranaceus Plumed Whistling Duck Dendrocygna eytoni Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyria 15 89.
Eastern marshy area of the lake which had served as a perfect retreat for Egretta garzetta (little egret), Ardea cinerea (grey heron), Ardea purpurea (purple heron), Gallinula chloropus (common moorhen) and Porphyrio porphyrio (purple moorhen) has now been completely dried.