Piciformes


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Noun1.Piciformes - woodpeckers; jacamars; puffbirds; barbets; honey guides; toucans
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
piciform bird - any of numerous nonpasserine insectivorous climbing birds usually having strong bills for boring wood
family Picidae, Picidae - woodpeckers
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To our knowledge, benign peripheral nerve sheath tumor has not previously been reported in a toucan or any other species in the order Piciformes.
Anatomy and evolution of the feeding apparatus in the avian orders Coraciformes and Piciformes.
El trabajo conjunto entre investigadores y las comunidades locales arrojo el reconocimiento de 168 especies de fauna silvestre: 103 de aves pertenecientes a 16 ordenes (42 especies de Passeriformes, nueve Apodiformes, ocho Psittaciformes, siete Piciformes, seis Falconiformes, cinco Columbiformes, cuatro Accipitriformes, cuatro Caprimulgiformes, cuatro Cuculiformes, tres Tinamiformes, tres Strigiformes, dos Galliformes, dos Cathartiformes, dos Coraciiformes, una Charadriiformes, una Pelecaniformes).
65 % substitutions/site/million years as the mutation rate of the mtDNA cyt-b gene of Piciformes (Weir & Schluter 2008), and the range of 1-4 % (Brito 2005).
Order Passeriformes was dominating with 57% species followed by Anseriformes (7%), Charadriiformes and Accipitriformes (6%) each, Columbiformes (5%), Galliformes and Falconiformes (4%) each, Pelecaniformes (3%), Coraciiformes and Gruiformes (2%) each, and Bucerotiformes, Apodiformes, Caprimulgiformes, Piciformes, Suliformes and Strigiformes (1%) each.
Las Cienegas de Lerma, albergan 146 especies de aves de los siguientes ordenes: Podicipediformes, Ciconiformes, Gruiformes, Charadriiformes, Anseriformes, Falconiformes, Columbiformes, Piciformes, Apodiciformes y Passeriformes (Vazquez 2004, CONABIO 2007a, 2007b), donde la cerceta ala azul (Anas discors) es la especie de anatido mas abundante con base a observaciones previas de campo en el lugar de estudio.
Transmission of subtype H5N1 to poultry populations by this group of resident bird species is more likely than transmission by other resident birds, including those belonging to the Galliformes, Gruiformes, Piciformes, Psittaciformes, and Struthioniformes orders.
Se han reportado infecciones en Anseriformes, Columbiformes, Psittaciformes, Passeriformes, Falconiformes, Cuculiformes, Strigiformes, Sphenisciformes, Gruiformes, Piciformes, Phasianidae, Struthioniformes y Pelicaniformes (Ritchie y Carter, 1995); sin embargo, el curso clinico de la enfermedad varia ampliamente entre ellas (Brugh y Beard, 1983; Fowler, 1993; Gerlach, 1994).
A familia Ramphastidae, cujas especies sao popularmente conhecidas como tucanos e aracaris apresentam atualmente trinta e tres especies distribuidas em seis generos (Andigna, Aulachorynchus, Baillonius, Pteroglossus, Ramphastos e Selenidera), e pertence a ordem Piciformes, a qual tambem pertence os pica-paus (familia Picidae).
Piciformes Picidae Northern Flicker 1 (Colaptes auratus) (NAM) Yellow-bellied 6 Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) (NAM) unidentified 3 bird Total 271
ballena"-- que venia asociado a un marcador semantico --el conjunto de las ballenas-- mediante un estereotipo --las ballenas son mamiferos piciformes de gran tamano-- que era empleado por los hablantes competentes de una lengua para identificar los objetos que podian ser denotados utilizando tal marcador sintactico.