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Radiation therapy with oral antitumor drugs have been previously attempted in a thick-billed parrot with stage IV malignant melanoma, as described by the World Health Organization staging for canine oral melanoma.
Tuck, Thick-billed Murre, Uria lomvia, hunting, banding, populations
The animals bred as part of our participation in AZA's Species Survival Plan program include the Mexican gray wolf (Canis lupus baileyi), thick-billed parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha), and ocelot (Leopardus pardalis).
The Carolina parakeet went extinct in the 1920s and the Mexican thick-billed parrot was displaced by logging in the 1930s.
The breeding grounds of seven of them, however, including the once common triller, skylark and thick-billed shrike, have declined markedly since the previous survey in 1978, the report said.
In this study we investigate the aggregative response of Common Murres (Uria aalge) and Thick-billed Murres (Uria lomvia) to capelin (Mallotus villosus), from a data set collected on a cruise in the Barents Sea during February and March 1993 (see Plate 1).
In the present study, we measured microgeographic differentiation in proteins and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) within a Norwegian colony of thick-billed murres (U.
Look for the white-crowned pigeon, stripe-headed tanager, red-legged thrush, and thick-billed vireo.
The area is also home to the only thick-billed murre bird colony in the western Canadian Arctic, as well as a feeding ground for the nearby Cape Parry Migratory Bird Sanctuary.
Thick-billed Murres {Uria lomvia) in the eastern Canadian Arctic are a widely distributed and harvested species.
Objective--To determine the minimum anesthetic concentration (MAC) of sevoflurane in thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha), and compare MAC obtained via mechanical and electrical stimulation.
Other species in the exhibit for which the Service is involved in restoration efforts include thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha), northern aplomado falcons (Falco femoralis septentrionalis), black-footed ferrets (Mustela nigripes), and desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis).
The conservation community has attempted hundreds of different species reintroductions, from trumpeter swans and prairie dogs to elk and thick-billed parrots.
Thick-billed Murres, Uria lomvia, are intermediate alcids of Arctic waters that nest densely on cliff ledges.