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Noun1.Psittacus - type genus of the Psittacidae: usually restricted to the African greyPsittacus - type genus of the Psittacidae: usually restricted to the African grey
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Psittacidae, Psittacidae - coextensive with the order Psittaciformes
African gray, African grey, Psittacus erithacus - commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white face; native to equatorial Africa
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For example, the slave ship Cuerpo Santo leaving from the African island of Sao Thome arrived in Puerto Rico on 3 April 1524 carrying "papagayos" (most likely African Gray Parrots Psittacus erithacus) among other items of cargo (Tanodi 2009).
ABSTRACT The economic feasibility of culture of the giant barnacle Austromegabalanus psittacus (Molina, 1782) in southern Chile is analyzed.
Psittacus erithacus timneh, Using the Polymerase Chain
161) in order to illustrate the adage "Senis mutare linguam" (to teach an old man a new language): "An old parrot does not heed the rod" (Senex psittacus negligit ferulam).
2001) reported it in the shell of the barnacle Austromegabalanus psittacus in Concepcion, Chile.
Numerical competence in an African Gray parrot Psittacus erithacus).
Key words: bacteria, skin, psittacine birds, Congo African grey parrot, Psittacus erithacus, budgerigar, Melopsittacus undulatus, cockatiel, Nymphicus hollandicus
Key words: aquaporin, AQP, cerebrospinal fluid, CSF, hydrocephalus, avian, African grey parrot, Psittacus erithacus