passeriform bird

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Synonyms for passeriform bird

perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch

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Parasite Host n HP PL HG LK Cardinalis cardinalis (Northern Cardinal) 37 13.5% 5.4% - 2.7% Passer domesticus (House Sparrow) 55 9.1% 1.8% 1.8% - Carpodacus mexicanus (House Finch) 34 2.9% 2.9% 2.9% 2.9% Pants carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee) 49 2.0% - 2.0% 2.0% Haemoproteus was the most frequent occurring parasite in this study as well as in the studies of passeriform birds in other regions (e.g., Williams & Bennett 1978 in New Jersey and Maryland; Bennett et al.
The genus Dispharynx (Nematoda: Acuariidae) in galliform and passeriform birds. J.
The energetic challenges of small passeriform birds living in temperate climates have received considerable attention over the years (e.g., Scholander et al.
Results of the bloodmeal identification were 31% bovine, 24% unidentified mammal, 19% deer, 14% human, 7% raccoon, 5% rabbit and 2% passeriform birds.