[Tweeters] Newly discovered virus a prime suspect in often-fatal beak disorder spreading among birds

Devorah the Ornithologist birdologist at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 10:38:51 PDT 2016


this virus, which causes massive overgrowth of the beak in birds,
preventing them from eating and preening. it appears to have started in
alaska and is now spreading, perhaps widely.

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-07/caos-ndv072516.php


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