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Video footage: An old boat and some palm trees offer shade from the hot sun for some beautiful Peacocks. Peafowl Order: Galliformes Family: Phasianidae Subfamily: Phasianinae Genus: Pavo
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Definition of the noun galliformes

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noun - plural: -

  1. pheasants; turkeys; grouse; partridges; quails; chickens; brush turkeys; curassows; hoatzins

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Google previewVertebrate Life (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Galliformes is an order ...

Google previewIntegrated Principles of Zoology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Galliformes is an order of heavybodied groundfeeding birds that includes turkey, grouse, chicken, New and Old World quail, ptarmigan, partridge, pheasant, and.

Google previewDictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management (2013)

by Paul A. Rees

Galliformes. An order of birds: megapodes, chachalacas, guans, curassows, turkeys, grouse. Gallup,. Gordon. See RED SPOT TEST. game. 1. Animals ( especially birds and mammals) that have been traditionally hunted. The term has no ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Galliforms Galliformes (grouse, quail, turkeys) Gallifs Galliformes (grouse, quail, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Palms (2017)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (2 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Fruits dispersed by the rufousvented chachalaca, guacharaca culirroja, guacharaca del norte or cocrico, Ortalis ruficauda (Galliformes, Cracidae). Rhodnius prolixus and Rhodnius pallescens, vectors of Chagas disease, most abundant in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1903)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Galliformes 26 2.57b. Gallina: town 34 ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Galliformes. a family of generally large, plump, terrestrial fowl such as the domestic fowl, pheasants, turkeys, ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

MALEO (Aves, Galliformes). A peculiar bird of Celebes and neighboring East Indian islands. The head and neck are covered with naked red skin and the crown bears a black prominence resembling a helmet. The plumage is mostly black but ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1918)

A Library of Universal Knowledge

CURASSOW, ku-ras'o, a bird of the subfamily CracintF and family Cracidce of the Galliformes, related to the guan (q.v.) and mound-bird (q.v.). The name is derived from the supposed origin of those first vol. 8 — 20 known to Europeans from ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Galliformes Vertebrate Zoology, an order of fowl-like or gallinaceous terrestrial birds, mainly medium to large size, and characterized by a short, downcurved bill with a large crop used as a food reservoir, a strong gizzard that uses small stones ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

Galliformes (game- birds, fowls, pheasants, hoactzin) ; Gruiformes (rails, cranes, bustards, sun- bitterns, ...

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Galliformes on a moon-like landscape

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Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes.Small photo of Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, California - The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes. More...

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The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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