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strigiform

(ˈstrɪdʒɪˌfɔːm)
adj
(Animals) of, relating to, or belonging to the Strigiformes, an order of birds comprising the owls
[via New Latin from Latin strix a screech owl]
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In the case of strigiform infection, it was present only in one (12.5%) of the eight examined birds.
The great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) is a common year-round resident and the dominant strigiform on shortgrass prairie (Marti, 1969; Olendorff, 1972).
Based on these findings, we recommend that mucocele should be considered as a differential diagnosis of cervical mass in strigiform birds.
The Barn Owl (Tyto alba) is the strigiform with the broadest worldwide distribution (Burton 1984), and its diet has been studied more extensively than any other bird of prey (Everett et al.
Thymomas are rarely reported in avian species and this is the first report in a strigiform bird.