Burhinus


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Related to Burhinus: stone curlew, Burhinus oedicnemus
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Noun1.Burhinus - type genus of the Burhinidae: stone curlews
bird genus - a genus of birds
Burhinidae, family Burhinidae - large wading birds resembling the plovers: stone curlews
Burhinus oedicnemus, stone curlew, thick-knee - large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint
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These cercariae penetrate primarily into fishes and their definitive hosts are mainly aquatic birds of the families Phalacrocoracidae and Ardeidae and genus Burhinus (Niewiadomska, 2005).
Nest and egg crypsis in the ground-nesting Stone Curlew Burhinus oedicnemus.
The Peruvian Thick-knee Burhinus superciliaris is an uncommon species that inhabits dry agricultural areas and semi-arid scrublands near the coasts of southern Ecuador, Peru and northern Chile (Hume 1996, Canevari et al.
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].
Oenanthe deserti atrogularis [the Desert Wheatear], Charadrius alexandrinus [the Kentish Plover] and Burhinus oedicnemus astutus [the Persian Stone-Curlew].
Resaltamos registros unicos como Burhinus bistriatus en DOIM (Parra-Hernandez et al.
Respecto a las observaciones directas en Puerto Carreno, fueron observados tenidos como mascota cuatro venados Odocoileus virginianus (dos de los cuales nacieron en cautiverio), un chiguiro Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris, una lapa Agouti paca, ademas de un individuo de Mico cariblanco Cebus albifrons, un tucan, dos guacamayas Ara chloroptera, cinco loros Amazona ochrocephala, tres guereres Burhinus bistriatus, un pato carretero Neochen jubata, un perico (Arantinga sp.
Jamnarare especie Burhinus bistriatus (familia Burhinidae) 'alcaravan'.
Behavioral diurnal patterns of the Peruvian thick-knee Burhinus superciliaris in modified habitats of the central coast of Peru.