Registro de aves con leucismo en Baja California Sur, México

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  • Víctor Ayala-Perez Universidad Autónoma de BajaCalifornia Sur. Departamento de Biología Marina
  • Nallely Arce Universidad Autónoma de BajaCalifornia Sur. Departamento de Biología Marina
  • Roberto Carmona Universidad Autónoma de BajaCalifornia Sur. Departamento de Biología Marina

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https://doi.org/10.21829/azm.2015.312988

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We report the occurrence of leucism in feather coloration in three species of birds in Baja California Sur: The Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), Eurasian Collared-Dove (Streptopelia decaocto) and Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus). The documentation of such cases may help to understand the impact of aberrations and their variation between different groups of birds.

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16-08-2015

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Ayala-Perez, V., Arce, N., & Carmona, R. (2015). Registro de aves con leucismo en Baja California Sur, México. ACTA ZOOLÓGICA MEXICANA (N.S.), 31(2), 309–312. https://doi.org/10.21829/azm.2015.312988
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