Columba livia

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Synonyms for Columba livia

pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended

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Key results of this study include sequencing of the genome of the rock pigeon Columba livia, which is among the most common bird species.
That bird's blueprint served as a reference for putting together the genomes of 40 other rock pigeons, all members of the species Columba livia, including individuals from 36 breeds and two feral pigeons.
A number of pigeons (n = 23), Cluj blue tumblers (Aves: Columbiformes: Columbidae: Columba livia domestica), were found dead (accidental poisoning) in October 2011 in Cluj-Napoca, central Romania.
Key words: deslorelin, GnRH agonist, luteinizing hormone, LH, reproduction, avian, pigeon, Columba livia
Influence of photoperiod and prolactin on reproductive pigeons Columba livia domestica.
Key words: heterotopic implantation, autologous bone marrow, ectopic bone, bone grafting, angiogenesis, avian, pigeon, Columba livia
Key words: clindamycin, pharmacokinetics, treatment, avian, rock pigeon, Columba livia