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SPECIES RECORD

Detailed Record for Glaucis hirsutus

Common Name: Rufous-breasted hermit

Taxonomy: Phylum Chordata / Sub Phylum Vertebrata / Class Aves / Order Apodiformes / Family Trochilidae / Genus Glaucis

C-value (pg): 1.02

Method: Feulgen Image Analysis Densitometry

Cell Type: Red blood cells

Standard Species: Gallus domesticus = 1.25pg

References:
Gregory, T.R., C.B. Andrews, J.A. McGuire, and C.C. Witt (2009). The smallest avian genomes are found in hummingbirds. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B : in press.

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