Pandion haliaetus


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Noun1.Pandion haliaetus - large harmless hawk found worldwide that feeds on fish and builds a bulky nest often occupied for yearsPandion haliaetus - large harmless hawk found worldwide that feeds on fish and builds a bulky nest often occupied for years
hawk - diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
genus Pandion, Pandion - type genus of the Pandionidae
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Tenders are invited for Organization of an international conference as part of the project on the protection of pandion pandion haliaetus in selected areas of spa natura 2000 in poland lifepandionpl, no.
Incidence of organochlorine pesticides and the health condition of nestling ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) at Laguna San Ignacio, a pristine area of Baja California Sur, Mexico.
The Sooty Falcons Falcon Concolour, the Osprey Pandion Haliaetus, and the tens of thousands of migrant wader gulls and flamingos, all add to the importance of the islands from an ornithological viewpoint.
State listed species that were recorded include the state endangered osprey (Pandion haliaetus) at Pleasant Run and state special concern red-shouldered hawk (Buteo lineatus) at Brookside Park, common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) at Fall Creek, peregrine falcon (1-70 and Rural St.), and black-and-white warbler (Mniotilta varia) at Brookside Park (Division of Fish & Wildlife 2015).
Seis especies fueron las mas comunmente observadas y con los valores mayores de indice de importancia relativa (IIR); estas fueron en orden decreciente, el Zopilote aura (Cathartes aura Linnaeus, 1578; 297 registros y 34.23 IIR), el Gavilan pescador (Pandion haliaetus Linnaeus, 1578; 162 y 19.82), el Zopilote comun (Coragyps atratus Bechstein, 1793; 154 y 16.64), el Aguililla negra menor (Buteogallus anthracinus Deppe, 1830; 81 y 9.34), el Gavilan caracolero (R.
(40,41) However, Clubb et al (15) report a similar increase in sodium concentrations with age in captive nestlings, which presumably had much higher and more consistent sodium levels in their diets (42) For potassium, ostrich (10) and osprey (Pandion haliaetus) (43) nestlings had higher levels than adults, whereas in captive brown pelicans, sodium and potassium levels did not change with age.
This study documents observations of breeding behavior at two Osprey Pandion haliaetus carolinensis nest sites discovered at Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
In addition to the wild duck species in the Anatidae family of birds, Joie Matillano of Western Philippines University (WPU) noted that there were also Oriental dwarf kingfishers (Ceyx erithaca); Blue-eared kingfishers (Alcedo meninting); Common flamebacks (Dinopium javanense); Hooded pittas (Pitta sordida); Common kingfishers (Alcedo atthis); Ashy-headed babblers (Malacocincla cinereiceps); Grey-cheeked bulbul (Alophoixus bres); Grey herons (Ardea cinerea); Great egrets (Ardea alba); Western osprey (Pandion haliaetus); Spangled drongo (Dicrurus bracteatus); and Pin-striped tit babblers (Mixornis gularis) that reside in the only freshwater lake in the province's mainland.
Cr concentration in liver, Pandion haliaetus and Pelecanus occidentalis, with concentration of chromium in liver of 0.2 mg/kg fresh wt.
The Relative Roles of Hunger and Size Asymmetry in Sibling Aggression between Nestling Ospreys, Pandion haliaetus. Canadian Journal of Zoology 76 (1): 181-186.
En cuanto a las especies, Cathartes aura y Coragyps atratus son las especies de distribucion mas amplia, y la presencia de Pandion haliaetus y Buteo platypterus, puede deberse a que son migratorias.
Entre las aves rapaces migratorias se destacan el vari ceniciento (Circus cinereus), el aguilucho (Buteo polyosoma), el aguilucho chico (6uteo albigula), el halcon peregrino (Falco peregrinus) y el aguila pescadora (Pandion haliaetus) (18), por lo que se asume que las aves analizadas en el presente estudio pudieron tener contacto con estas aves migratorias, asimismo las aves seropositivas procedentes de un determinado centro de rescate, pudieron contagiarse entre ellas.