Accession Number : AD0732508
Title : Migratory Animal Pathological Survey.
Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 70,
Corporate Author : APPLIED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH CORP OF THAILAND BANGKOK
Personal Author(s) : McClure,H. Elliott
Report Date : JUL 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 25
Abstract : A seven year intensive study of the migration of birds in Eastern Asia and of the ectoparasites and haematozoa which they carry with them has accumulated a great mass of data. The total birds ringed was about 107, 500. A brief summary of ringing in each country is given. The major ectoparasite genera are listed and a discussion of the occurrence of Mallophaga on owls in Thailand is given. More than 4,000 recovery records have been received and these are totaled by family. Treatest recovery rate has been from the Philippines, 24% of all records.
Descriptors : (*BIRDS, PATHOLOGY), (*PARASITES, BIRDS), (*LICE, BIRDS), PHILIPPINES, THAILAND, DISTRIBUTION, JAPAN, TAIWAN, SOUTH KOREA, MALAYA, HONG KONG, INDONESIA, INDIA, SOUTHEAST ASIA
Subject Categories : Biology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE