genus Gallus

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Noun1.genus Gallus - common domestic birds and related forms
bird genus - a genus of birds
domestic fowl, fowl, poultry - a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
gallina, jungle fowl - small Asiatic wild bird; believed to be ancestral to domestic fowl
family Phasianidae, Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges
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Molecular evidence for hybridization of species in the genus Gallus except for Gallus varius.
[3] and found to be a specific trait for genus Gallus gallus gallus.
We showed that ALV had colonized the host germ line of red jungle fowl before domestication to become chickens but after divergence of the genus Gallus into distinct species.