falconiform


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Related to falconiform: order Falconiformes

falconiform

(fælˈkəʊnɪˌfɔːm)
adj
(Zoology) of, relating to, or belonging to the order Falconiformes, which includes the vultures, hawks, eagles, buzzards, and falcons
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(1,2) Reference values for cardiac width have been reported for several avian species, including psittacine birds, (3-3) falconiform species, (6-9) screech owls (Otus asio), and Canada geese (Branta canadensis).
Guthrie (1932) provided a list of invaluable references for avian snake predation reports prior to 1932, and Sherrod (1978) provided a very thorough and detailed list of references describing falconiform birds consuming snakes.
2001), so this falconiform species should receive special attention during the external examination in captive bird collections.
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Turkey vultures belong to the falconiform cathartidae group and widely inhabit North and South America, from southern Canada through to the Falkland Islands.
Parasitation of falconiform, strigiform and passeriform (Corvidae) birds by helminths in Spain.
In the present survey, this nematode was found only in the falconiform Swainson's hawk (B.
Our results show that the PRT tear test is a reliable and practical method of measuring tear production in falconiform birds.