Gallus gallus

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Noun1.Gallus gallus - a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggsGallus gallus - a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
domestic fowl, fowl, poultry - a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
chick, biddy - young bird especially of domestic fowl
rooster, cock - adult male chicken
capon - castrated male chicken
biddy, hen - adult female chicken
spring chicken - a young chicken having tender meat
Rhode Island red - American breed of heavy-bodied brownish-red general-purpose chicken
Dominick, Dominique - American breed of chicken having barred grey plumage raised for meat and brown eggs
Orpington - English breed of large chickens with white skin
chicken, poulet, volaille - the flesh of a chicken used for food
2.Gallus gallus - a jungle fowl of southeastern Asia that is considered ancestral to the domestic fowl
gallina, jungle fowl - small Asiatic wild bird; believed to be ancestral to domestic fowl
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You must have heard of a court case, where Togbui Xornametor's kinsman was standing trial for embezzling a fowl, a gallus gallus domesticus, under unapproved means.
Performance of the chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus L.) carcass subjected to grazing with Canavalia ensiformis L.
test system for the detection of dna of chicken and turkey gallus gallus / meleagris gallopavo ident rt or analogue 1 nab.
Seven currently published reference intervals for the Gallus gallus domesticus could not be validated for use in backyard hens, according to the guidelines established by the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute.
To ensure the specificity of the assay, meat from Sus scrofa domesticus, Ovis aries, Gallus gallus domesticus and Salmo salar was also added in the same proportions (between 0.01% and 20%).
Chickens were probably domesticated from the red jungle fowl (Gallus gallus), as early as 5400 BC according to archaeological discoveries in the Indus Valley and in Hebei Province, China (West and Zhou, 1989; Crawford, 1995).
Present study was conducted to detect the prevalence of coccidiosis in Broiler chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus), Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)and wild pigeon (Columba livia).
Evolved from the red jungle fowl (Gallus gallus bankiva), the darag is indigenous to the Western Visayas region and is a favorite among locals due to its savory and firm yet distinct meat.
Finalmente, el articulo analisis fisicoquimico y sensorial de dos Productos Alimenticios Elaborados a partir de Carne Organica de Pollo (Gallus gallus domesticus), presenta una investigacion cuyo objetivo fue elaborar dos productos alimenticios carnicos a partir de carne organica de pollo y evaluar algunas de sus propiedades fisicoquimicas, nutricionales y sensoriales.
Two D-loop sequences of Gallus were included, one from wild jungle fowl Gallus gallus gallus and the other from Gallus gallus bankiva GenBank accession (number AB007720 and AB007718), respectively, and seven Clade I, II, IIIa, IIIb, IIIc, IIId, and IV reference sequences that correspond to different clades determined previously in Asian samples [10] (Table 2).
La secuenciacion del genoma del pollo (Gallus gallus gallus, ancestro de los pollos domesticos) en 2004 y la liberacion de esta informacion al dominio publico han catapultado a la industria avicola al mundo de la genomica.