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165 terms
Ornithology 1
why study birds?
what do we study? (6)
what makes a bird a bird? (characteris…
how are birds adapted for flight?
-knowledge:learn more about them... -conserve and protect endang…
1. anatomy and physiology... 2. behavior... 3. systematics and evol…
1.feathers... 2.hollow bones... 3.wings... 4.fly... 5.eggs... 6. 4 chambered…
1. weight reduction... 2. increase strength and power... 3. Strea…
why study birds?
-knowledge:learn more about them... -conserve and protect endang…
what do we study? (6)
1. anatomy and physiology... 2. behavior... 3. systematics and evol…
100 terms
Ornithology 1
Great Tinamou... Tinamidae... Tinamiformes
Greater Rhea... Rheidae... Rheiformes
Common Ostrich... Struthionidae... Struthion…
Emu... Dromaiidae... Casuariiformes
Great Tinamou... Tinamidae... Tinamiformes
Greater Rhea... Rheidae... Rheiformes
76 terms
Ornithology 1
Tinamiformes... Tinamidae... Great Tinamou
Rheiformes... Rheidae... Greater Rhea
Struthioniformes... Struthionidae... Common…
Casuariiformes... Dromaiidae... Emu
Tinamiformes... Tinamidae... Great Tinamou
Rheiformes... Rheidae... Greater Rhea
45 terms
Ornithology 1
Mute swan
Tundra Swan
Snow goose
Canada goose
Mute swan
Tundra Swan
Ornithology 1
Great Tinamou... Tinamiformes... Tinamidae
Greater Rhea... Rheiformes... Rheidae
Common Ostrich... Stuthioniformes... Struthi…
Emu... Casuariiformes... Dromaiidae
Great Tinamou... Tinamiformes... Tinamidae
Greater Rhea... Rheiformes... Rheidae
75 terms
Ornithology 1
Tinamiformes... Tinamidae... Great Tinamou
Rheiformes... Rheidae... Greater Rhea
Struthioniformes... Struthionidae... Common…
Casuariiformes... Dromaiidae... Emu
Tinamiformes... Tinamidae... Great Tinamou
Rheiformes... Rheidae... Greater Rhea
27 terms
Ornithology 1
Columbiformes
Columbidae
Piciformes
Picidae
Doves, Pigeons
Rock Pigeon, Mourning dove
Woodpeckers and allies
Downey woodpecker, Hairy woodpecker
Columbiformes
Doves, Pigeons
Columbidae
Rock Pigeon, Mourning dove
139 terms
Ornithology, Test 1
Evolutionary consequences of flight
32 Billion
Birds Kingdom, Phylum, Class
Characteristics of birds that are uniq…
Large complex brain... Highly visual... Multiple compasses... Eggs in…
amount spent on birdwatching equipment yearly
Animalia, Chordata, Aves
Feathers, Bills
Evolutionary consequences of flight
Large complex brain... Highly visual... Multiple compasses... Eggs in…
32 Billion
amount spent on birdwatching equipment yearly
48 terms
Ornithology 1
Rhampotheca
Synsacrum
Pygostyle
Trabeculae
Keratin-based covering that goes over the bones of the mandible
Pelvic bones fused to vertebrae in pelvic region
Fusion of caudal vertebrae for tail feather attachment
Internal bone structures for support of pneumatic bones
Rhampotheca
Keratin-based covering that goes over the bones of the mandible
Synsacrum
Pelvic bones fused to vertebrae in pelvic region
Ornithology Lab Quiz 1
Mourning Dove
Carolina Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch
Mourning Dove
Carolina Chickadee
35 terms
Ornithology 1
Aves
Archaeopteryx
Enantiornithes (Sinornis)
Hesperornithiformes
class of birds; treated and monopolistic
"ancient wing" small fossil showing reptile and bird like fea…
subclass with recently discovered genera... represent the domina…
one of the major mesozoic orders... foot propelled diving bird,…
Aves
class of birds; treated and monopolistic
Archaeopteryx
"ancient wing" small fossil showing reptile and bird like fea…
19 terms
Ornithology 1
Rete Mirabile
Theropod Hypothesis
Thecodont Hypothesis
Similarities with Reptiles
System of close arteries and veins in the feet
Birds arose from more modern reptiles
Birds arose from primitive reptilian ancestors
-lower mandible articulates... -one middle ear bone... -hollow bone…
Rete Mirabile
System of close arteries and veins in the feet
Theropod Hypothesis
Birds arose from more modern reptiles
42 terms
Ornithology Lab Week 1
Anseriformes
Snow Goose... Family: Anatidae
Canada Goose... Family: Anatidae
Tundra Swan... Family: Anatidae
Ducks, Geese, Swans, Mergansers, Teals
Medium-sized goose w/ two color forms ... White morph: White all…
black head, white cheeks and chinstrap, black ... neck, tan brea…
Large, all-white waterfowl... Long, straight neck... Black bill and…
Anseriformes
Ducks, Geese, Swans, Mergansers, Teals
Snow Goose... Family: Anatidae
Medium-sized goose w/ two color forms ... White morph: White all…
22 terms
Ornithology 1
Diagram the passage of air through the…
Diagram the digestive system of a seed…
Explain how birds fly. Include in your…
Explain how avian anatomy and physiolo…
breathed in through nostril down glottis through trachea past…
1. Bill- no teeth or muscles... 2. salivary glands- large in see…
Lift is generated by differing speeds of air flowing under th…
1- skeletal - strong, lightweight, rigid, enlarged keeled ste…
Diagram the passage of air through the…
breathed in through nostril down glottis through trachea past…
Diagram the digestive system of a seed…
1. Bill- no teeth or muscles... 2. salivary glands- large in see…
57 terms
Ornithology Lab 1
Kingdom
Pyhlum
Subphylum
Anatidae
Animalia
Chordata
Vertbrata
(Ducks, Geese, Swans)
Kingdom
Animalia
Pyhlum
Chordata
142 terms
Ornithology1
Darwin's Finches
Margaret Nice
Konrad Lorenz
Dodo
Several species of finch's evolved to have different beak sha…
Pioneer ornithologist. Wrote the first bird watching book
Regarded as the founder of ethology, the comparitive study of…
The _____ was essentially a flightless pigeon in the Mascaren…
Darwin's Finches
Several species of finch's evolved to have different beak sha…
Margaret Nice
Pioneer ornithologist. Wrote the first bird watching book
75 terms
Ornithology-Bird ID 1
Emu - Casuariiformes Dromaiidae
Southern cassowary - Casuariiformes Ca…
Southern brown kiwi - Dinornithiformes…
Emperor penguin - Sphenisciformes Sphe…
Emu - Casuariiformes Dromaiidae
Southern cassowary - Casuariiformes Ca…
Ornithology Week 1 Birds
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Great Crested…
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Great Crested…
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Acadian Flyca…
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Acadian Flyca…
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Great Crested…
Passeriformes... Tyrannidae... Great Crested…
33 terms
Ornithology Exam 1 (Feathers)
beta keratin protein
mass and strength
insulation
insulation and display
Feathers are composed of...
The beta keratin protein that makes up a feather provides...
What is the function of down feathers?
What is the function of semiplume feathers?
beta keratin protein
Feathers are composed of...
mass and strength
The beta keratin protein that makes up a feather provides...
Ornithology Practical 1
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
Order: Anseriformes... Family: Anatidae…
18 terms
Ornithology Week 1
Three groups of waterfowl
Two groups of ducks
Puddle ducks
Diving ducks
swans... geese... ducks
puddle ducks... diving ducks
shallow water... eat food off the surface
deep water, dive 20-30 feet ... eat fish, plants, crustaceans, i…
Three groups of waterfowl
swans... geese... ducks
Two groups of ducks
puddle ducks... diving ducks
37 terms
Ornithology Exam 1 (Senses)
top, bottom, and nictitating membrane
lens and cornea
400,000-1 million
cones
3 eyelids in birds:
Birds focus their vision using their...
How many cones/mm² are found in bird eyes?
The great density of _____ found in bird eyes gives them bett…
top, bottom, and nictitating membrane
3 eyelids in birds:
lens and cornea
Birds focus their vision using their...
35 terms
Ornithology Week 1 Quiz
Snow Goose
Canada Goose
Tundra Swan
Mute Swan
Anatidae
Anatidae
Anatidae
Anatidae
Snow Goose
Anatidae
Canada Goose
Anatidae
28 terms
Ornithology Exam 1 (Introduction)
true
stapes, sclerotic ring, and females ar…
sclerotic ring
columella
True of False?... Birds are reptiles.
3 reptilian-like features that birds have:
A bird's eye is supported by the...
Another name for stapes is...
true
True of False?... Birds are reptiles.
stapes, sclerotic ring, and females ar…
3 reptilian-like features that birds have:
156 terms
Ornithology: Exam 1
How many people inhabit the Earth?
What's the worlds most abundant bird?
What's the worlds must abundant wild b…
What is Michigan's most abundant bird?
In the seven billion area! (I don't think he'd have us recogn…
Chicken, about 7 billion
Red-billed Quelea, about 6 billion
Starling in general buuuut depending on season:... ~House Sparro…
How many people inhabit the Earth?
In the seven billion area! (I don't think he'd have us recogn…
What's the worlds most abundant bird?
Chicken, about 7 billion
Ornithology - Study Skins 1
Great Tinamou
Greater Rhea
Common Ostrich
Emu
O. Tinamiformes... F. Tinamidae
O. Rheiformes... F. Rheidae
O. Struthioniformes... F. Struthionidae
O. Casuariiformes... F. Dromaiidae
Great Tinamou
O. Tinamiformes... F. Tinamidae
Greater Rhea
O. Rheiformes... F. Rheidae
Ornithology Lab Week 1
Topography in Songbird
Topography of a shorebird
Topography of head
cere
structure that covers base of bill
Topography in Songbird
Topography of a shorebird
Ornithology Lab Exam 1
Northern Gannet
Magnificent Frigatebird
Tri-colored Heron
Reddish Egret
Northern Gannet
Magnificent Frigatebird
Ornithology Group 1
Pied-billed grebe
American White Pelican
Brown Pelican
Double-crested Cormorant
Podicipediformes
Pelicaniformes
Pelicaniformes
Pelicaniformes
Pied-billed grebe
Podicipediformes
American White Pelican
Pelicaniformes
Ornithology Lab 1
Snow Goose
Canada Goose
Tundra Swan
Mute Swan
Snow Goose
Canada Goose
Ornithology Exam 1
Superorder Ratites
Group Name Ostrich, Rea, Emu, Kiwi
Group Name Tinamou
Superorder Everything but Ratites
Paleognathae
Ratites
Not Ratite
Neognathae
Superorder Ratites
Paleognathae
Group Name Ostrich, Rea, Emu, Kiwi
Ratites
Ornithology Exam 1
Order
Family
Dinural
Homeothermic
-formes
-idae
active during the day
warm blooded
Order
-formes
Family
-idae
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Ornithology Lab 1
Anisodactyl
Zygodactyl
Heterodactyl
Syndactyl
3 toes facing forward, 1 toe facing backward
2 toes facing forward, two toes facing backward
like the zygodactyl foot, except the inner tow is reversed
a fusion of the second and third toes
Anisodactyl
3 toes facing forward, 1 toe facing backward
Zygodactyl
2 toes facing forward, two toes facing backward
Ornithology Quiz 1
Common Loon
Great Egret
Canada Goose
American Black Duck
Ardea alba
Branta canadensis
Anas rubripes
Common Loon
Great Egret
Ardea alba
66 terms
Ornithology Exam 1
Name an Order of diurnal birds of prey
What order represents waterfowl
Name an Order of ratites
Order for songbirds
Accipitriformes
Anseriformes
Struthioniformes, Rheiformes, Casuarliformes, and Apterygifor…
Passeriformes
Name an Order of diurnal birds of prey
Accipitriformes
What order represents waterfowl
Anseriformes
19 terms
Ornithology Week 1
What are the Kingdom, Phylum, and Clas…
Know the number!!!
Body Size Range...
What are the six adaptations for flight?
Kingdom - Animalia... Phylum - Chordata... Class - Aves
Order: 40 ... Families: >220... Genera: 2,200... Species: 10,00+
2.5g - 150000g... Range in body size for birds is narrow due to…
1. Feathers paired with powerful wing muscles ... 2. Warm Bloode…
What are the Kingdom, Phylum, and Clas…
Kingdom - Animalia... Phylum - Chordata... Class - Aves
Know the number!!!
Order: 40 ... Families: >220... Genera: 2,200... Species: 10,00+
72 terms
Ornithology Lecture Exam 1
Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Thecodonts
Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Light and arboreal, Fedducia, earlier than Archaeopteryx, fli…
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
99 terms
Ornithology Test 1
William Paley
Adaptationists
Bridgewater adaptationism
Teleological argument
Natural Theology
People who advocated the teleological argument that organisms…
Arguement that organisms were loosely adapted to their enviro…
argument from design. Organisms were suited to PERFECTLY suit…
William Paley
Natural Theology
Adaptationists
People who advocated the teleological argument that organisms…
Ornithology exam 1
How are bones adapted for flight?
What is the furcula
What is the pygostyle?
What is the synsacrum?
Pneumatized
used for muscle attachment and support for flight
1 long spine, fused vertebrae
How are bones adapted for flight?
Pneumatized
What is the furcula
used for muscle attachment and support for flight
32 terms
Ornithology Photo Quiz 1
Mourning Dove
Carolina Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch
Mourning Dove
Carolina Chickadee
50 terms
Ornithology Study Guide 1
Countershading
Ritualization
Graded Displays
Sexual Selection
enhances concealment (dark dorsally, light ventrally)
evolutionary process of patterns of behavior established from…
...
when a particular trait enhances the ability to mate... -- that…
Countershading
enhances concealment (dark dorsally, light ventrally)
Ritualization
evolutionary process of patterns of behavior established from…
191 terms
Ornithology lab exam 1
Emu, Dromaiidae, Casuariiformes
Southern cassowary, Casuariidae, Casua…
Southern brown kiwi, Apterygidae, Dino…
Emperor penguin, Spheniscidae, Sphenis…
Emu, Dromaiidae, Casuariiformes
Southern cassowary, Casuariidae, Casua…
Ornithology quiz 1
Snow goose... Anseriformes--Anatidae
Canada Goose... Anseriformes--Anatidae
Wood Duck... Anseriformes--Anatidae
Mallard... Anseriformes--Anatidae
Snow goose... Anseriformes--Anatidae
Canada Goose... Anseriformes--Anatidae
117 terms
Ornithology Lecture Exam #1
Francis of Assissi
Frederick II
Archaeopteryx
Class Aves
Believed animals had souls and nature should be treated with…
Created ornithology. Relied on scientific research. Declared…
First specimen was a single feather imprint. Discovered by He…
1. Superorder Paleognathae: ratites and tinamous ... 2. Superord…
Francis of Assissi
Believed animals had souls and nature should be treated with…
Frederick II
Created ornithology. Relied on scientific research. Declared…
Ornithology Exam 1
Ornith- -ology
When did informal study of avian speci…
Aristotle = more formal... Who is the "fa…
Ethology =
ornith = greek for bids... -ology = study of
-Roughly 16,000 years ago - cave paintings and feathers
Alfred R. Wallace
Animal behavior
Ornith- -ology
ornith = greek for bids... -ology = study of
When did informal study of avian speci…
-Roughly 16,000 years ago - cave paintings and feathers
16 terms
Ornithology lab 1
Anseriformes
Galliformes
Gaviiformes
Podicipediformes
Order Waterfowl
Order Upland game
Order Loons
Order Grebes
Anseriformes
Order Waterfowl
Galliformes
Order Upland game
Ornithology Test Pt. 1
Ecosystem services birds provide
Human interests in birds
Bird and Reptile Similarities
Basic characteristics of birds
Seed dispersal; pollination; nutrient movement; grazing; pest…
culinary; exploration; information; falconry; ornamentation a…
lower jaw has several bones; scales; yolked eggs; single occi…
bipedal vertebrates; digitigrade; only organism w/ feathers a…
Ecosystem services birds provide
Seed dispersal; pollination; nutrient movement; grazing; pest…
Human interests in birds
culinary; exploration; information; falconry; ornamentation a…
10 terms
Ornithology Test #1
What are birds? Characteristics?
Modified skeleton
diversity with form and function
Darwin's Postulates
-Bipedal vertebrates... -feathers... -high metabolic rate (100-115)…
-reduced skeletal structure: fused pelvis and pygostyle (wher…
-ex: Hawaiian Honey Creeper Bill: nectar vs. seeds vs. insect…
-individuals with in populations are variable... -variations pas…
What are birds? Characteristics?
-Bipedal vertebrates... -feathers... -high metabolic rate (100-115)…
Modified skeleton
-reduced skeletal structure: fused pelvis and pygostyle (wher…
184 terms
Ornithology Practical 1
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Common Loon
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Yellow-billed Loon
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Red-throated Loon
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Pacific Loon
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Common Loon
Gaviiformes... Gaviidae... Yellow-billed Loon
Ornithology study skins1
Bob white quail
Common loon
Ducks
Doves and pigeons
Odontophoridae
Gaviidae
Anatidae
Columbidae
Bob white quail
Odontophoridae
Common loon
Gaviidae
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