Megapodiidae

 
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2014
2014
Aim Unique amongst birds, megapodes (family Megapodiidae) have exchanged the strategy of incubating eggs with the warmth of their… (More)
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2013
2013
Galliform birds (relatives of the chicken and turkey) have attracted substantial attention due to their importance to society and… (More)
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2006
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2006
A recent molecular timescale for major lineages of the Galliformes indicated that Megapodiidae and possibly Cracidae, originated… (More)
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2004
2004
Populations of a host species may exhibit different assemblages of parasites and other symbionts. The loss of certain species of… (More)
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2004
2004
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In this, as in several previous studies on the main arteries in the neck and thorax of birds, the writer presents the basic… (More)
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2002
2002
DNA sequences from the first intron of the nuclear gene rhodopsin (RDP1) and from the mitochondrial gene ND2 were used to… (More)
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2002
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2002
The avian subfamily Tetraoninae (grouse and ptarmigan) is a Holarctic group in the order Galliformes distinguished by… (More)
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2002
2002
Megapode chicks hatch underground at a depth of between 40 and 150 cm, where external heat sources incubate the eggs. They dig… (More)
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1980
1980
OLSON, S. L. 1980, The significance of the distribution of the Megapodiidae. Emu 80 : 21-24. An analysis of the zoogeography of… (More)
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