Cracidae


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Related to Cracidae: chachalaca, Cracinae
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Noun1.Cracidae - curassows; guans; chachalacas
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Galliformes, order Galliformes - pheasants; turkeys; grouse; partridges; quails; chickens; brush turkeys; curassows; hoatzins
guan - any of several large turkey-like game birds of the family Cracidae; native to jungles of tropical America; resembling the curassows and valued as food
Crax, genus Crax - type genus of the Cracidae: curassows
genus Penelope, Penelope - a genus of guans (turkey-like arboreal birds valued as game and food birds)
genus Pipile, Pipile - genus of large crested guans (the piping guans)
genus Ortalis, Ortalis - chachalacas
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Recurvirostridae, a monospecific family, showed expressive abundance due to the dominance of Himantopus mexicanus in the salinas, followed by Ardeidae, Anatidae and Cracidae.
oleracea are eaten by: Cracidae (Penelope marail), Psittacidae (Ara macao and Deroptyus accipitrinus), Ramphastidae (Ramphastos tucanus) and Cotingidae (Querula purpurata) (A.
CRACIDAE 3 Chamaepetes goudotii - - - 4 Penelope montagnii - - - IV.
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].
La unica otra especie miembro de la familia Cracidae presente en el area de estudio bajo algun grado de amenaza es Aburria aburri la cual presenta una situacion similar a la anterior especie.
Comparison of clinical parameters in captive Cracidae fed traditional and extruded diets.
Peterson AT, Sanchez-Cordero V, Soberon J, Bartley J, Buddemeier RW (2001) Effects of global climate change on geographic distributions of Mexican Cracidae.
Use and conservation of the Cracidae in the Peruvian Amazon.
platypterus * Gavilan aludo Pandionidae Aguila pescadora Pandion haliaetus * Aguila pescadora Falconidae Halcones y caricares Micrastur gilvicollis Halcon de monte ojiblanco Daptrius ater Cacao negro Ibycter americanus Cacao avispero Falco rufigularis Halcon murcielaguero Cracidae Paujiles, pavas y guacharacas Ortalis guttata Guacharaca moteada Rallidae Rascones y Tinguas Aramides cajanea Chilacoa colinegra Scolopacidae Playeros y correlimos Actitis macularia * Andarrios maculado Laridae Gaviotas y charranes Phaetusa simplex Charran picudo Sterna superciliaris Charran fluvial Columbidae Palomas Patagioenas speciosa Paloma escamada P.
Rob Williams of Asociacion Naymlap, Fernando Angulo Pratolongo of Asociacion Cracidae Peru and George Wallace of the American Bird Conservancy coordinated the project, which has made several notable accomplishments since its inception.
The unique Cracidae art exhibition, featuring the work of Nigel Hughes, is on display at the main visitors center.