For all intents and purposes, the Coraciiformes
are tropical birds.
They are not only among the most diminutive members of the Order Coraciiformes
, but also among the smallest of all birds (Plate 1).
2014) in the order Coraciiformes
, which comprises over 250 species (Biokids, 2016).
have no apparent trends regarding neoplastic disease.
nasuta presenta una distribucion cosmopolita, asi como una lista amplia de hospedadores definitivos que incluyen aves de las ordenes Galliformes, Gruiformes, Charadriiformes, Columbiformes, Psittacioformes, Cuculiformes, Coraciiformes
, Piciformes y Passeriformes (Carreno 2008).
We managed to obtain data from 49 species, including 27 species from the order Cicconiformes, 16 species from the order Passeriformes, two species from each of the orders Anseriformes and Strigiformes, and one species each from the orders Coraciiformes
The hornbills, members of the family Bucerotidae, have a bill comparable with the toucan's in size and shape but the birds are not related: while the toucans belong to the order of the Piciformes the hornbills are members of the Coraciiformes
(like the kingfishers and bee-eaters).
Although birds may present with a variety of vascular conditions, atherosclerosis is the most common vascular disease encountered in birds from various orders (ie, Psittaciformes, Accipitriformes, Falconiformes, Coraciiformes
, Bucerotiformes, Struthioniformes, Galliformes, and Columbiformes).
, Columbiformes, Gruiformes and Anseriformes showed the value of H below 1 (Table III).