Accession Number : AD0713610

Title :   MIGRATORY ANIMAL PATHOLOGICAL SURVEY.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. no. 6, 1 Jan-31 Dec 69,

Corporate Author : APPLIED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH CORP OF THAILAND BANGKOK

Personal Author(s) : McClure,H. Elliott

Report Date : JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 143

Abstract : A summary is given of the number of birds banded by MAPS field teams in 1969, listing 119,653 birds of 725 species that were ringed. More than 2,600 recoveries of 200 species which have been received and the migration routes of House Swallow, Ducks and Ardeids in Eastern Asia, as suggested by ring recoveries, are discussed. Ectoparasite collections from more than 700 species of birds are being identified by taxonomists and 505 genera and species of parasites are listed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BIRDS, *ASIA), THAILAND, JAPAN, MALAYA, CHINA, NORTH KOREA, DISEASES, PARASITIC DISEASES, PATHOLOGY, DISTRIBUTION, ECOLOGY, SOUTHEAST ASIA, MAPS, TABLES(DATA), ARTHROPODA, CLASSIFICATION, INSECTS, SIPHONAPTERA, INDONESIA, PHILIPPINES

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE