Mycteria


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Related to Mycteria: Mycteria americana, wood stork
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Noun1.Mycteria - a genus of storks of the family Ciconiidae now including only the American wood ibisMycteria - a genus of storks of the family Ciconiidae now including only the American wood ibis
bird genus - a genus of birds
flinthead, Mycteria americana, wood ibis, wood stork - an American stork that resembles the true ibises in having a downward-curved bill; inhabits wooded swamps of New World tropics
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Durante los ocho anos de estudio unicamente registre dos aves asociadas a humedales (categoria 4): la Ciguena Americana Mycteria americana y el Chorlito Dorado Chico Pluvialis dominica (Cuadro 1), por lo que ningun analisis se realizo con estas especies.
A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has discovered that the conservation of Milky Storks (Mycteria cinerea), an endangered wading bird native to Southeast Asia, is threatened due to crossbreeding with their more widespread cousins, the Painted Storks (Mycteria leucocephala).
As in the present study, five characters were considered in the Mycteria, which are directly related to the palatine; maxillopalatine process; lateral palatine crest; pterygoid process of the palatine; ventral palatine crest and ventral palatine fossa, demonstrating the importance of this structure and that its different conditions are used to group different taxons of birds (GUZZI et.
Ciconiiformes: Mycteria americana "manchaco", habita en la Amazonia y en el norte del Peru; fue registrada una sola vez en los pantanos.
Entre las aves mas grandes, en Colombia figuran por su volumen el condor (Vultur gryphus), el garzon soldado por su altura (Jabiru mycteria); las mas pequenas son ciertos colibries (Trochilidae) y un tiranido o papamosca (Myiornis ecaudatus miserabilis).
Heavy metal and selenium levels in endangered wood storks Mycteria americana from nesting colonies in Florida and Costa Rica.
La fauna es escasa sin embargo, se pueden encontrar tepezcuintle (Agouti paca) y mono sarahuato (Allouata palliata), tortugas como el guao (Staurotypus triporcatus) y el pochitoque (Kinosternon leucostomum) y especies de aves como el jabiru (Jabiru mycteria), el cheje (Melanerpes aurifrons) y el pistoque (Pitangus sulphuratus).
Rediscovery of a Milky Stork, Mycteria cinerea breeding colony in South Sumatra province, Indonesia.
Laguna de Terminos (705.016 ha) Region de tres sistemas Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria), fluvio-lagunares que constituyen gaitan (Mycteria los humedales mas importantes de americana), cocopato Mesoamerica, con 127.000 ha de (Eudocimus albus), garza manglares.
This became reality in 2010 when Florida Panther Conservation Bank II (Panther II) was formally approved to provide habitat compensation for the panther and the federally threatened wood stork (Mycteria Americana).
O fluxo de embarcacoes de pequeno porte e intenso no periodo de cheia, tambem associado a atividade turistica, tendo em vista que, no ambiente fluvial, diversas especies como jacares (Caiman yacare), garcas (Casmerodius albu), capivaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris) e tuiuius (Jabiru mycteria) podem ser observadas.
Estas especies fueron las siguientes, con su categoria de riesgo, (P) Peligro de extincion, (A) Amenazada y (Pr) Sujetas proteccion especial: Mycteria americana (P), Buteogallus anthracinus (Pr), Anasplatyrhynchos diazi (A), Aratinga astee (Pr), Nyctanassa violacea (A), Falco femoralis (A) y Falco peregrinus (Pr).