Meleagris gallopavo

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Related to Meleagris gallopavo: Alligator sinensis, Corvus brachyrhynchos, Nipponia nippon
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Noun1.Meleagris gallopavo - large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tailMeleagris gallopavo - large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food
domestic fowl, fowl, poultry - a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
genus Meleagris, Meleagris - type genus of the Meleagrididae: wild and domestic turkeys
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Extragonadal teratoma in a domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo domestica).
Evidence for the innervation of sperm storage tubules in the oviduct of the turkey (Meleagris gallopavo).
Dubey, "Sarcocystis-associated encephalitis and myocarditis in a wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)," Journal of Parasitology, vol.
Experimental Toxoplasma gondii oocyst infections in turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo).
We further determined the distribution of top hit species based on nr annotation and found that 43% of total annotated unigenes were similar to Gallus gallus sequences, followed by Meleagris gallopavo (15%), Anolis carolinensis (6%), and Monode lphisdomestica (4%) (Figure 3A).
hominivorax y otros dipteros en aves de interes pecuario (e.g., pollos, patos: Anas platyrhinchos domesticus , pavos: Meleagris gallopavo); desinformacion que no se comprende, toda vez que es bien conocido la importancia de las aves de corral, especialmente pollos y gallinas, para la explotacion avicola de alta produccion y los sistemas tradicionales, y la de los gallos de pelea o lidia como una actividad recreativa muy popular que genera numerosos empleos directos e indirectos [4,14].
Phylogenetic tree analysis using GPR1-va1 sequences from other vertebrate species has shown that the chicken GPR1-va1 is most closely related to the GPR1 sequence in Meleagris gallopavo followed by those in Anser cygnoides and Taeniopygia guttata (Figure 2).
Wild turkeys Meleagris gallopavo have historically been an important species present in longleaf pine savannas, and are adapted to the early-successional understory conditions created by periodic fire that also promotes insect abundance (Hurst 1981, McGlincy 1985, Landers and Mueller 1986, Exum 1988, Provencher et al.
Blood was obtained from 176 wild turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo silvestris) at Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency check stations and live-captured birds in middle Tennessee.
There are a couple of key attributes to know about the wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo).