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Nape

nape --> nucha

(Science: zoology) The back or upper part of the neck; the nape.

Origin: LL.


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Re: Help for identification of bird

... diagrams will help: Detailed Diagrams of the Parts of the Bird Body Head—Identify the supercilium, orbital ring, and crown... Body—Identify the nape, flank, and vent... Wing—Identify the different feathers: primaries, secondaries, and greater coverts...

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by rose67
Mon Aug 01, 2011 12:49 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help for identification of bird
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Views: 8444

Help for identification of bird

... ai-oo-raa; a hissing like fighting tom cats. In the Juvenile bird the underparts are whitish with blackish streaks on breast; bill grey; lacks nape band which is a badge of age which is found in an adult bird.It is a common bird and is found from India to Philippines. They are among the 10 ...

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by David George
Sat Mar 25, 2006 11:00 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help for identification of bird
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Views: 8444

The Fiber Disease

... out. The lesions are very deep, they feel like they go all the way down to my skull. If you draw a line from the center of my forehead down to the nape of my neck, about 2 inches wide, that's the main ridge (all the hair is GONE!) Then, draw a line from ear to ear, around the back of my head, about ...

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by befour
Tue Jan 03, 2006 8:56 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5013619

The Fiber Disease

... from the body, and from the environment. Hypertonic salt solutions will help if applied carefully to the hair, affected parts of the scalp, or nape of the neck. Do not allow these to get in the eye, and do not ingest high amounts of salt, as this can be dangerous.

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by Cilla
Wed Dec 21, 2005 8:56 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5013619


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