caracara


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any of various long-legged carrion-eating hawks of South America and Central America

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The aim of this study was to investigate the plasma concentrations of enrofloxacin and its active metabolite ciprofloxacin in southern crested caracaras (Caracara plancus) to establish pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic relationships and the optimal dose for single intravenous (IV) and intramuscular (IM) administration of enrofloxacin.
They were followed by four tiny otters born to novice parents Guinevere and Lancelot, and the Striated Caracara (hawk) and Red-legged Seriema chicks born at the end of May.
The American bald eagle ranges north to the Arctic, while the caracara, or Mexican eagle, ranges south to the tip of South America.
Besides deer, we spotted Harris and white-tailed hawks and a crested caracara (Mexican eagle).
Between forty and fifty bird species can be found there, and one sighting not reported in the literature is claimed there: a starving caracara (Milvago chimachima) looking for mollusks.
Located within producing trends of the prolific Llanos Basin, Heavy Earth's Morichito block is surrounded by analog production including Pacific Rubiales Energy's productive Cachicamo and Cravoviejo fields, CEPSA's approximately 20,000 bopd Caracara field and Hocol, S.
Potential avian nest predators include Chimango Caracara (Milvago chimango), Guira Cuckoo (Guira guira), Campo Flicker (Colaptes campestris), Green-barred Woodpecker (Colaptes melanochloros), and Narrow-billed Woodcreeper (Lepidocolaptes angustirostris).
Table 1: Elemental words by periodic table group group longest elemental words 1 LiNaCs 2 CaRaCaRa 3 UNdErLaYEr, ThErEuNdEr 4 TiTi 5 TaV 6 MoW 7 Re 8 RuRu, RuFe, FeHs 9 Coir, CoCo 10 NiDs 11 Cu, Ag 12 -- 13 AlBInAl 14 SiC 15 BiBi, BiAs 16 PoSSeSSeS 17 CUFF 18 HeXeNe, HeArNe
Woodgate then introduces them to his Boro Early Bird (Stanley the Caracara from Kirkleatham Owl Sanctuary) - telling them they can save a packet on their season ticket card.
Development of the Castilla, Chichimene, Rubiales, Quifa, Caracara, Cravo Norte, Provincia, Casabe, Tibu, La Cira - Infantas, Apiay, Nare, Yarigui, Piedemonte and Cusiana fields, among others, is planned to continue.
To evaluate the cardiorespiratory changes induced by isoflurane (ISO) anesthesia in the crested caracara (Caracara plancus), 8 crested caracaras that weighed 1 kg (range 0.
Mark Johnston finds it hard to split his pair Caracara and Whispered Promises, but was encouraged with the way Caracara worked in a racecourse gallop with Attraction before the latter's 1,000 Guineas win.
Pupils got to see a caracara falcon, a chinchilla, a tortoise and a baby king python up close at Abbey CE Infants School, in Aston Road, Nuneaton.
Six avian taxa on the list, however, are represented in the United States only by peripheral populations when the entire range of the species is considered: Masked Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus ridgwayi), Audubon's Crested Caracara (Polyborus plancus audubonii), Northern Aplomado Falcon (Falco femoralis septentrionalis), Thick-billed parrot (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha), Cactus Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum cactorum), and Wood Stork (Mycteria americana).
69km2) and is on trend with numerous productive sizable fields and surrounded by four major fields - Rubiales, Apiay, Caracara and Guarrojo.