Cariama


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Related to Cariama: Cariama cristata, seriema
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Synonyms for Cariama

the type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariama

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Los informantes mencionaron 30 especies de aves indicadores de lluvia, siendo las mas frecuentes Crotophaga ani, Herpetotheres cachinnans, Cariama cristata y Nystalus maculatus.
TABELA I ESPECIES DE AVES QUE PRESSAGIAM CHUVA SEGUNDO OS MORADORES DE COMUNIDADES RURAIS E FREQUENCIA DE CITACAO EM SOLEDADE -PB Nome do taxon Nome citado Tinamidae Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815) Corduniz Anatidae Dendrocygna viduata (Linnaeus, 1766) Marreca Especie nao identificada Pato-d'agua Podicipedidae Especie nao identificada Mergulhao Falconidae Herpetotheres cachinnans (Linnaeus, 1758) Acaua ou Caua Cariamidae Cariama cristata (Linnaeus, 1766) Sariema, Seriema ou Siriema Charadriidae Vanellus chilensis (Molina, 1782) Teteu Columbidae Colubina sp Rolinha Colubina minuta (Linnaeus, 1766) Rolinha-cambute Patagioenas picazuro (Temminck, 1813) Asa-branca Zenaida auriculata (Des Murs, 1847) Ribaca, Arribaca on Avoante Leptotila verreauxi (Bonaparte, 1855) e/ou L.
For example, here is a quote from the science page of North Carolina State University about birds of the Brazilian grasslands: "Among the birds, the emu (Rhea americana) and the siriema (crested cariama; Cariama cristata) are typical inhabitants.
In this study, T gondii antibodies were detected in 4 bird species (crested seriema, Cariama cristata; buff-necked ibis, Theristicus caudatus; picazuro pigeon, Patagioenas picazuro', and burrowing owl, Athene cunicularia) and in a giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyld) for the first time.
Among non-Passeriformes species, Cariama cristata, Syrigma sibilatrix and Bubulcus ibis were frequently found in pasturelands.