Anhima cornuta


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Noun1.Anhima cornuta - screamer having a hornlike process projecting from the foreheadAnhima cornuta - screamer having a hornlike process projecting from the forehead
screamer - gooselike aquatic bird of South America having a harsh trumpeting call
Anhima, genus Anhima - type genus of the Anhimidae; horned screamers
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Se analizaron anatomicamente y numericamente (superficie de origen e insercion, longitud en reposo y masa) los componentes musculares relacionados a las zonas de la columna vertebral, tronco, miembros y cinturas de tres ejemplares de Anhima cornuta de distintos sexos y se compararon con lo estudiado en 4 ejemplares de especies relacionadas (Dendrocygna bicolor y Dendrocygna viduata, Anatidae).
Related muscular adaptations to corporal regions that actively participate in the flight of Anhima cornuta (Aves: Anseriformes, Anhimidae)
Four specimens of Anhima cornuta and four specimens of linked species (two of Dendrocygna bicolor and two of Dendrocygna viduata) were studied and compared, and their muscular components of the spine, trunk, forelimbs, hind limbs, tail and waists were analyzed, anatomically and quantitatively (origin and insertion surface, long, mass).