To decide which of the Ciconiiformes
(herons, ibises and storks) is represented at El Pendo we can proceed with our description.
3 [micro]g/mL; Ciconiiformes
[herons, flamingos], 12.
and large Laridae); 6) belted kingfishers (Ceryle alcyon); 7) aerially feeding white-throated swifts and Hirundinidae, especially violet-green swallows; 8) non-riverine terrestrial birds (e.
Water birds (according to Sonobe and Usui 1993) of the following orders: Pelecaniformes, Ciconiiformes
, Anseriformes, Gruiformes and Charadriiformes.
Intertarsal and tarsophalangeal articulations injuries are common in cranes and other long-legged birds such as other members of gruiformes, ciconiiformes
, otidiformes, and phenicopteriformes that are kept in a captive environment.
(herons and bitterns) were also common in the samples (18%) and included six of the 13 species occurring in Florida.
Multiple cases were found in Ciconiiformes
(n = 4), Columbiformes (n = 4), Gruiformes (n = 4), Anseriformes (n = 3), Galliformes (n = 3), and Passeriformes (n = 2).
A similar pattern has been reported for other Ciconiiformes
, including Snowy Egrets (Egretta thula), Black-crowned Night Herons (Nycticorax nycticorax), and Forster's (Sterna forsteri) and Caspian terns (S.