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Picidae

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; class Aves, order Piciformes)

A family of small to large, black, white, yellow, red, brown, or green birds, some of which are crested and many of which have yellow or red on the...

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Picidae

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; class Aves, order Piciformes)

A family of small to large, black, white, yellow, red, brown, or green birds, some of which are crested and many of which have yellow or red on the...

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Picidae

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 253 words.

A family of small to large, black, white, yellow, red, brown, or green birds, some of which are crested and

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Picidae

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 251 words.

A family of small to large, black, white, yellow, red, brown, or green birds, some of which are crested and

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woodpecker

in Dictionary Plus Science and Technology

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 63 words.

A bird (family Picidae) that has a strong, very sharp bill that it uses to drill into tree bark, with

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zygodactylous

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In birds, applied to feet in which two toes point forwards, and two to the rear. The condition is found e.g. in Cuculidae, Picidae, Psittacidae, and Ramphastidae. Compare anisodactylous.

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Mites of the Subfamily Harpirhynchinae (Acariformes: Harpirhynchidae) From North American Birds

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2013; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4278 words.

Three new harpirhynchid species of the subfamily Harpirhynchinae (Acariformes: Harpirhynchidae) are described from North American birds: Harpyrhynchoides aegolius sp. n. from Aegolius...

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New Species of Parasitic Quill Mites of the Genus <i>Picobia</i> (Acari: Syringophilidae: Picobiinae) From North American Birds

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2010; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4803 words.

Five new species of the genus Picobia are described and illustrated: 1) P. leucophaeus sp. nov. from the Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla L. (Charadriiformes: Laridae) from Texas; 2) P....

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