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Relationships and evolution within the Cracidae (Aves, Galliformes)

François Vuilleumier

Relationships and evolution within the Cracidae (Aves, Galliformes)

by François Vuilleumier

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Published by Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cracidae -- Evolution,
  • Galliformes -- South America,
  • Birds -- South America

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 25-27.

    Statementby François Vuilleumier.
    SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 134, no. 1
    ContributionsHarvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. :
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19192451M

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Relationships and evolution within the Cracidae (Aves, Galliformes) by François Vuilleumier Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Systematics and evolution. The family Cracidae was introduced (as Craxia) by the French polymath Constantine Samuel Rafinesque in The Cracidae are an ancient group related to the Australasian thehit45sradiogroup.com are sometimes united with these in a distinct order, "Craciformes", but this is not supported by more recent research which suggests that either is a well-marked, basal lineage Class: Aves.

Increased taxon and character sampling reveals novel intergeneric relationships in the Cracidae (Aves: Galliformes) Relationships and evolution within the Cracidae (Aves, Galliformes).

The guans are a number of bird genera which make up the largest group in the family thehit45sradiogroup.com are found mainly in northern South America, southern Central America, and a few adjacent Caribbean islands.

There is also the peculiar horned guan (Oreophasis derbianus) which is not a true guan, but a very distinct and ancient cracid with no close living relatives (Pereira et al. ).Class: Aves. Description: Systematic Biology is the bimonthly journal of the Society of Systematic Biologists. Papers for the journal are original contributions to the theory, principles, and methods of systematics as well as phylogeny, evolution, morphology, biogeography, paleontology, genetics, and the classification of.

Jan 04,  · Modern attempts to produce biogeographic maps focus on the distribution of species, and the maps are typically drawn without phylogenetic considerations. Here, we generate a global map of zoogeographic regions by combining data on Relationships and evolution within the Cracidae book distributions and phylogenetic relationships of 21, species of amphibians, birds, and mammals.

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(Report submitted to the Canadian Museum of Nature). The plain chachalaca is a large bird in the chachalaca, guan and curassow family Cracidae. It breeds in tropical and subtropical environments from mezquital thickets in the Rio Grande Valley in southernmost Texas, United States to northernmost Costa Rica.

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The phylogenetic position of this genus and other genera in Phasianidae was investigated in this study using the mitochondrial genes cytochrome b (CYT B), NADH dehydrogenase subunit 2 (ND2) and nuclear ovomucoid intron G (OVO-G).Cited by: Feb 15,  · Relationships within the outgroup taxa, with thehit45sradiogroup.com and thehit45sradiogroup.com being more closely related to each other than any of them to thehit45sradiogroup.comae, are the same as those suggested by previous analyses based on Cytb sequences (e.g., Lessa and Cook ), and fit well with more comprehensive analyses of octodontid relationships (e.g., Honeycutt et al Cited by: The Andean guan is a gamefowl species of the family Cracidae, in which it belongs to the guan subfamily thehit45sradiogroup.com bird occurs in the highlands of the Andes, from Venezuela and Colombia through Ecuador and Peru south to Bolivia and northwesternmost Argentina; these are medium-sized birds, measuring about 40–58 centimetres in length and weighing about grams.

Full text of "Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College" See other formats. May 12,  · Family chapters: further reading Organized taxonomically by family names below is the list of “further reading” for each chapter.

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