Sphenisciformes


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Related to Sphenisciformes: Spheniscidae
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Noun1.Sphenisciformes - penguins
animal order - the order of animals
Aves, class Aves - (ornithology) the class of birds
family Spheniscidae, Spheniscidae - comprising all existing penguins
sphenisciform seabird - flightless cold-water seabirds: penguins
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Helminths of the Magellanic penguin, Spheniscus magellanicus (Sphenisciformes), during the breeding season in Patagonian coast, Chubut, Argentina.
Sphenisciformes: Spheniscus humboldti "pinguino de Humboldt", aunque muchas de las poblaciones se reproducen en el sur de la costa peruana en Punta San Juan (15[grados]22'S) es considerado un migrante del sur de Chile (49[grados]51'S); presente con cierta frecuencia en la orilla arenosa marina.
The probable association of feather mites of the genus Ingrassia (Analgoidea: Xolalgidae) with the blue penguin Eudyptula minor (Aves: Sphenisciformes) in Australia.
Hematological and Blood Biochemical Values in Wild and Captive Penguin Humboldt Spheniscus humboldti (Sphenisciformes: Spheniscidae)
They include Struthioniformes, Falconiformes, and Sphenisciformes [27].
(1.) Penguins belong to the class of birds, order Sphenisciformes and family Spheniscidae.
(%) Sea turtles 7 6 (86%) Seabirds 312 51 (16%) Sphenisciformes (penguins) 16 6 (38%) Podicipediformes (grebes) 19 2 (10%) Procellariiformes (albatrosses, petrels 99 10 (10%) and shearwaters) Pelicaniformes (pelicans, boobies, gannets, cormorants, 51 11 (22%) frigate birds, and tropic birds) Choradriiformes (shorebirds, skuas, 122 22 (18%) gulls, terns, and auks) Other birds -- 5 Marine mammals 115 32 (28%) Mysticeti (baleenwhales) 10 6 (60%) Odontoceti (toothedwhales) 65 5 (8%) Otariidae (fur seals 14 11 (79%) and sea lions) Phocidae (true seals) 19 8 (42%) Sirenia (manatees and 4 1 (25%) dugongs) Mustellidae (sea 1 1 (100%) otters) Fish -- 34 Crustaceans -- 8 Squid -- 0 Species total -- 136 Ingestion One or Records, Both Types No.
Anseriformes Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator Anseriformes Barred Owl Strix varia Strigiformes Ostrich Struthio camelus Struthioniformes Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus Sphenisciformes Black-Necked Crane Grus nigricollis Gruiformes Laughing Gull Larus atricilla Charadriiformes Domestic Duck Anas sp.
For birds, the most significant changes were observed in groups known as Procellariformes (albatrosses and petrels) and Sphenisciformes (penguins).
The birds now known as penguins are southern penguins, members of the penguin order (Sphenisciformes) and found in the waters of the southern hemisphere.
The seabirds sampled in this study belong to the orders Procellariiformes (albatrosses, petrels, shearwaters, priors, and fulmarines) and Sphenisciformes (penguins).
Comparacion de los valores hematologicos y bioquimicos en pinguinos Spheniscus humboldti (Sphenisciformes: Spheniscidae) silvestres y en cautiverio.