Detailed Record for Glaucis hirsutus
Common Name: Rufous-breasted hermit
C-value (pg): 1.02
Method: Feulgen Image Analysis Densitometry
Cell Type: Red blood cells
Standard Species: Gallus domesticus = 1.25pg
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