Accession Number:

AD0681229

Title:

MIGRATORY ANIMAL PATHOLOGICAL SURVEY

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. no. 2, 1 Jan-31 Dec 1967

Corporate Author:

APPLIED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH CORP OF THAILAND BANGKOK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

216.0

Abstract:

This report consists of five parts. Part I summaries reports of the banding activities of 12 grantee institutions in 9 countries. Part II discusses the results of banding activities testing records for 893 species. Part III presents data concerning 1,200 recoveries of 140 species, 45 of which crossed international boundaries. Maps of bird movements are given. Part IV summaries the ectoparasite identifications for the families turdidae, Pycnonotidae and timaliidae. Over 200 species of ectoparasites have been identified from 690 species of birds. Part V summaries of 20,000 blood films from 719 species of birds. Where samples are large enough infection rates for a given species in several geographical areas are given.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE