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Gallus gallus domesticus
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Gallus gallus domesticus (chickens)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Gallus gallus domesticus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • chickens
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Aves

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Ri-type chickens at Dong Hoi, Vietnam.
TitleRi-type chickens|Village chickens
CaptionRi-type chickens at Dong Hoi, Vietnam.
CopyrightRichard T. Wilson
Ri-type chickens at Dong Hoi, Vietnam.
Ri-type chickens|Village chickensRi-type chickens at Dong Hoi, Vietnam.Richard T. Wilson

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Gallus gallus domesticus

Preferred Common Name

  • chickens

International Common Names

  • English: domestic chicken; fowl; fowls; Gallus domesticus
  • Spanish: pollo
  • French: poulet

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Huhn
  • Italy: pollo
  • Portugal: galinha

DADIS local name

  • Ac Chicken
  • Alsacienne
  • Altsteirer
  • Ampurdanesa blanca
  • Ampurdanesa rubia
  • Anak
  • Appenzeller Barthuhner
  • Ardennais Black with Golden Neck and Striped Chest
  • Ardennais Black with Silver Neck and Striped Chest
  • Ardennais Golden Partridge
  • Ardennais Golden Salmon
  • Ardennais Silver Partridge
  • Ardennais Silver Salmon
  • Ardennais Silver Salmon with Golden Stripes
  • Ardennais White
  • Ardennaise
  • Ardenner
  • Ardense hoen
  • Assendelft bantam
  • Assendelft Fowl
  • Australorp.
  • Bakies
  • Baladi
  • Barbu D`Anvers
  • Barbu D`Everberg
  • Barbu D`Uccle
  • Barbu D'anvers
  • Barnevelder bantam
  • Barnevelder Double Laced-Bantam
  • Barred Native Iraqi
  • Barred Transylvania Naked Neck
  • Bassette
  • Belgian Fighter
  • Benna sisé
  • Benna toklré
  • Biggawi
  • Black Alsacienne
  • Black Bresse
  • Black Cochin Bantam
  • Black Fléche
  • Black Flinty-White Houdan
  • Black From France
  • Black Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Black Houdan
  • Black Leghorn Bantam
  • Black Limousin
  • Black Marans
  • Black Minorca
  • Black Native Iraqi
  • Black Orpington
  • Black Rosecomb Bantam
  • Black Silkie-Bantam
  • Black Transylvania Naked Neck-Bantam
  • Black Transylvanian Naked Neck
  • Black Wyandotte Bantam
  • Black-Tail Marans
  • Blue Alsacienne
  • Blue Bresse
  • Blue Limousin
  • Blue Orpington
  • Blue-Andalusian Fléche
  • Booted
  • Booted bantam
  • Brabanter bantam
  • Brabanter Fowl
  • Brabants hoen
  • Brahma Dark Columbian
  • Brahma Light Columbian
  • Brahma White
  • Breda bantam
  • Breda Fowl
  • Bresse
  • British Araucana
  • Broiler Parentel
  • Brown
  • Brown Bird
  • Brown Egg Layer
  • Brown Naked Neck Iraqi
  • Brown Native Iraqi
  • Brown Red Modern Game
  • Buff
  • Buff Orpington
  • Buff Silkie
  • Californian Grey Barren Plymouth Rock
  • Chaam Fowl
  • Choi Chicken
  • Cochin Black
  • Cochin Buff
  • Combattant belges
  • Combattant de bruges
  • Cornish
  • Cou nu
  • Coucou d`Iseghem
  • Coucou de Malines
  • Coucou des Flandres
  • Courtes-Pattes Black Flinty Golden
  • Courtes-Pattes Black Flinty White
  • Courtes-Pattes Cuckoo
  • Courtes-pattes noire
  • Courtes-Pattes White
  • Crawlers
  • Cream Legbar
  • Creepers
  • Crevecoeur Black
  • Crevecoeur Blue
  • Crevecoeur Cuckoo
  • Crevecoeur White
  • Croatian Hen
  • Cuckoo Fléche
  • Czech Fowl
  • Dark Surrey Fowl
  • Ditto
  • Dong Tao Chicken
  • Doornikse kriel
  • Drent bantam
  • Drent Fowl
  • Drezden
  • Duckwing Modern Game
  • Dudica
  • Dutch bantam
  • Dwarf Alsacienne
  • Dwarf Combattant Du Nord
  • Dwarf Lyonnaise
  • Dwarf Marans
  • Ecuadorian Chicken
  • Eikenburger bantam
  • Española
  • Estaires Black
  • Estaires Black Golden-Coated
  • Estaires Black Silver-Coated
  • Faverolles Foncee
  • Faverolles White
  • Fighting Chicken
  • Finnish Landrace Hen
  • Fléche
  • French Cuckoo
  • Friesian bantam
  • Friesian Fowl
  • Gai bahn
  • Gallus domesticus
  • Gasconne
  • Gatinaise
  • Gerto benna
  • Gold Columbian Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Golden Cuckooo Marans
  • Golden Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Golden-Black Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Green-Legged Partridge
  • Grey Bresse
  • Groninger Mew
  • Groninger Mew bantam
  • Hacikadin
  • Hamburgh bantam
  • Heavy
  • Herve
  • Ho Chicken
  • Houdan Bantam
  • Houpette
  • Hungarian Speckled
  • Hungarian White
  • Hungarian Yellow
  • Hybro poultry
  • Icelandic Coloured Poultry
  • Inbinwa Chicken
  • Indian Game
  • Isa Brown
  • Jaer
  • Japanese Bantam
  • Japanese Creeper
  • Japanese Game
  • Japanese Game Bantam
  • Japanese Silkie
  • Joub-kolé
  • Kaalnekke
  • Kondé
  • Krüper
  • Lakenvelder bantam
  • Lakenvelder Fowl
  • Landaise Grey
  • Le poulet du sud
  • Lebowa
  • Leghorn Black
  • Leghorn Golden Duckwing
  • Leghorn Silver Duckwing
  • Limousin
  • Luikse Bassette
  • Majorcan
  • Malines
  • Marans Black
  • Marans Dark Cuckoo
  • Marans of English selection
  • Marans Silver Columbian
  • Marans White
  • Mechelse Koekoek
  • Mexican Indigenous Chicken
  • Mia Chicken
  • Mille fleurs du Tournaisis
  • Minohiki-chabo
  • Nacked Neck Fowl
  • Native Chicken of Malaysia
  • Nkuku
  • Nodigé
  • North Holland blue bantam
  • North Holland blue Fowl
  • Nutgiin tachia
  • Ohiki
  • Okinawa Native Fowl
  • Old English
  • Old Fashioned Pheasant
  • Onaga-dori
  • Orloff Spangled
  • Orpington Black
  • Orpington White
  • Owl-bearded bantam
  • Owl-bearded Fowl
  • Padoue
  • Paduan
  • Paduan Fowl
  • Partridge Leghorn Bantam
  • Pearl-Grey Houdan
  • Pelonas
  • Penedesenca color blat
  • Peterson Male
  • Philippine Native
  • Philppine Native
  • Phoenix
  • Polands
  • Polish
  • Porcelain-Bantam
  • Poularde de Bruxelles
  • Poule de batelier
  • Poule du Rhin
  • Poulet de chair de Zingem
  • Poulet de Dori
  • Poultry layerlines from White Leghorn
  • Ramadi
  • Red
  • Red Surrey Fowl
  • Red Transylvania Naked Neck
  • Rhode Island Red
  • Ri Chicken
  • Schijndelaar Fowl
  • Shiba-jidori
  • Silver
  • Silver-Columbian Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • Silver-Grey Surrey Fowl
  • Small Combattant Du Nord
  • Specked
  • Speckled Transylvanian Naked Neck
  • Spitzhauben
  • Steirer Huhn
  • Styrian Hen
  • Sultana alba
  • Surrey Fowl
  • Talijanka
  • Tête de Hibou
  • Tiquetée
  • Topman
  • Tosa-kukin
  • Transylvanian Naked Neck
  • Tre Chicken
  • Twente bantam / Kraienkoppe bantam
  • Twente Fowl / Kraienkoppe
  • Uzura-chabo
  • Uzurao
  • Vale van Haspengouw
  • Var. Light
  • Vedette
  • Vilafranquina negra
  • Welsummer bantam
  • White Alsacienne
  • White Bantam
  • White Birds
  • White Bresse
  • White Fléche
  • White Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • White Houdan
  • White Modern Game
  • White Naked Neck Iraqi
  • White Native Iraqi
  • White Orpington
  • White Rhode Island Red
  • White Silkie
  • White Transylvania Naked Neck
  • White Transylvanian Naked Neck
  • White Wyandotte Bantam
  • White-Red Grand Combattant Du Nord
  • wrongly named Lachshuhn in Germany
  • Wuwei Fighting Chicken
  • Wyandotte Black
  • Wyandotte Buff Laced
  • Wyandotte Gold Laced
  • Wyandotte Silver Laced
  • Wyandotte Silver Laced Bantam
  • Wyandotte White
  • Yellow Chinese Chicken
  • Yellow-Legged Partridge
  • Yorkshire Pheasant
  • Zottegem
  • Zottegemse Zwartkop

DADIS main name

  • Abaedh
  • Afabird
  • Altsteirer White
  • Altsteirer Wild-Type Brown
  • Ameraucana
  • American Game
  • Ancona
  • Andalusian
  • Andaluza
  • Appenzeller
  • Appenzeller Barthuhn
  • Appenzeller Spitzhauben
  • Aquitaine
  • Araucana
  • Araucana Spitzhauben
  • Arbor Acres
  • Arbor Acres Female
  • Ardeale
  • Arree El- Rakaba Abaedh
  • Arree El- Rakaba Bunni
  • Asa Brown
  • Åsbohöna
  • Aseel
  • Assendelfts Hoen groot
  • Assendelfts Hoenkriel
  • Asswad
  • Augsburger
  • Australorp
  • Ayam Kampong
  • Baardkuifhoen
  • Baardkuifhoenkrielen
  • Balachié
  • Baladi Beheri
  • Banaba
  • Bantam alb
  • Barbezieux
  • Barboasa de anvers
  • Barbu D'Anvers
  • Barbu De Grubbe
  • Barbu De Watermael
  • Barbu D'Everberg
  • Barbu D'Uccle
  • Barnevelder
  • Barnevelder dublu locat-piticã
  • Barnevelder groot
  • Barnevelder kriel
  • Barred Dwarf Strain 55
  • Barred Rock WJ44
  • Barthühner Barred
  • Barthühner Blue
  • Barthühner Gold-Black Mottled
  • Barthühner Partridge Colour
  • Barthühner Silver-Black Mottled
  • Barthühner White
  • Basotho
  • Bassette Liégeoise
  • Beijing Fatty
  • Belgian Game
  • Bergische Kräher
  • Bergische Schlotterkämme Black
  • Bergische Schlotterkämme black/white
  • Betwil Baladi
  • Black Dwarf Strain 52
  • Black Yerevan-Line 99
  • Blanzac
  • Bohemian Fowl
  • Bohemian Fowl-Golden Penciled
  • Bohemian Fowl-Partridge
  • Bohuslän - Dals svarthöna
  • Bolinao
  • Bosbeck
  • Bosbek
  • Bourbonnaise
  • Bourbour
  • Brabançonne
  • Brabanter groot
  • Brabanter kriel
  • Braekel
  • Brahma
  • Brahma alba
  • Brahma herminat deschis
  • Brahma herminat inchis
  • Brakelhoen
  • Brazilian Shamo
  • Breda
  • Bresse blanc
  • Bresse grise
  • Bresse noire
  • Bressee bleue
  • Brockbar
  • Brown Layer-Hi-Sex
  • Brugserechten
  • Brussbar
  • Buche pelón
  • Bunni
  • Burmese
  • C11
  • C4
  • C44
  • California Grey-Line 91
  • Camarines
  • Cambar
  • Cambodian Broiler
  • Campine
  • Canadian Game
  • Cara Blanca
  • Castellana Negra
  • Catalana Del Prat
  • Caumont
  • Caussade
  • C-Group of Congenic Lines
  • Chaams Hoen
  • Charollaise
  • Chicken of Karal and Massakory
  • Chiébleman
  • Chiédieman
  • Chiéfiman
  • Chochinchina galbena
  • Chochinchina neagra
  • Chrisantheme
  • Cobar
  • Cobb
  • Cobb 500
  • Cocherelle
  • Cochin
  • Cochin negru pitic
  • Cochins
  • Combatant indian
  • Combatant malaez alb
  • Combatant malaez galben
  • Combatant malaez rosu inchis
  • Combattant du nord
  • Contres
  • Contres Blanc Herminé Noire
  • Cornish Game
  • Côtentine
  • Coucou de France
  • Coucou de rennes
  • Coucou Picarde
  • Coucou Soie
  • Cou-nu du forez
  • Courtes-Pattes
  • Courtes-Pattes Black
  • Courtes-pattes blanche
  • Courtes-pattes coucou
  • Courtes-pattes noire caillouté blanc
  • Courtes-pattes noire caillouté doré
  • Coveney White
  • Crested Legbar
  • Creve Coeur
  • Crèvecoeur
  • Crévecoeur blanche
  • Crévecoeur bleue
  • Crévecoeur coucou
  • Crévecoeur noire
  • Croad Langshan
  • Dakisséchié
  • Dandarawi
  • Danske Land Høns
  • Dekalb
  • Denizli
  • Denizli Black
  • Denizli Demirkiri
  • Denizli Pamukkiri
  • Denizli pekmez kefi
  • Denizli sarabi
  • Derbyshire Redcap
  • Desi
  • Deutsche Sperber
  • Djided
  • Dokki 4
  • Dominique
  • Dorbar
  • Dorking
  • Dorking Dark
  • Dorking Red
  • Dorking Silver-Grey
  • Dorset
  • Doufowchié
  • Drentse Hoen groot
  • Drentse Hoen kriel
  • Drezda
  • Dutch
  • Eikenburger kriel zwart
  • Empordanesa Blanca
  • Empordanesa Roja
  • Empordanesa Rossa
  • Erh-Mei
  • Estaires
  • Estaires noire
  • Estaires noire a manteau argenté
  • Estaires noire a manteau doré
  • Euskal Oiloa-Beltza
  • Euskal Oiloa-Gorria
  • Euskal Oiloa-Lepasoila
  • Euskal Oiloa-Marraduna
  • Euskal Oiloa-Zilara
  • Exmoor
  • Extremeña Azul
  • Falkland Chicken
  • Fambougourichié
  • Fauve de Hesbaye
  • Faverolle
  • Faverolles alb
  • Faverolles claire
  • Faverolles Salmon
  • Favoris
  • Fayoumi
  • Fehér erdélyi kopasznyakú
  • Fehér magyar
  • Fekete erdélyi kopasznyakú
  • Fries Hoen groot
  • Fries Hoen kriel
  • Friesian
  • Frizzle
  • Ga Ac
  • Ga Choi
  • Ga Dong Tao
  • Ga Ho
  • Ga Mia
  • Ga Ri
  • Ga Tau Vang
  • Ga Tre
  • Gai Chon
  • Gai Puen Muang
  • Gaina de portelan-pitica
  • Gallina criolla o de rancho
  • Gallina Mallorquina
  • Gascogne
  • Gâtinaise
  • Gauloise dorée
  • Gebze
  • Géline De Touraine
  • German Langshan
  • Gimmizah
  • Git golas de transilvania alb
  • Git golas de transilvania barat
  • Git golas de transilvania negru
  • Git golas de transilvania negru pitica
  • Git golas de transilvania rosu
  • Gold Legbar
  • Gold Link
  • Golden Essex
  • Golden Montazah
  • Gotlandshöna
  • Gournay
  • Groninger Meeuw groot
  • Groninger Meeuw kriel
  • Guping
  • H2
  • Hamburger
  • Hamburgh
  • Hedemorahöna
  • Hergnies
  • Herve Hoen
  • Hibro-6
  • Hinai-Dori
  • Hisex Brown
  • Hisex Brown Pullet
  • Hisex White
  • Hollands Hoen
  • Hollands Hoen kriel
  • Hollandse kriel, 21 kleurslagen erkend
  • Hollandse kuifhoenders
  • Hollandse kuifhoenkrielen
  • Houdan
  • Houdan blanc
  • Houdan gris perle
  • Houdan noir
  • Houdan noir caillouté blanc
  • Houdan pitic
  • Hrvatica
  • Hua-Tung
  • Hubbard
  • Huttegem
  • Hybro
  • Hybro N
  • Hyline Brown
  • Hyline W-36
  • Hyline W-71
  • Indian/Cornish Game
  • Inkhukhu
  • Isa Brown: Tetra
  • Islanski hænsnastofninn
  • Italiana argintie
  • Italiana aurie
  • Italiana neagra
  • Italiana neagra pitica
  • Italiana pòtarnichie pitica
  • Italiener
  • Ivanaise
  • Ixworth
  • Izegemse Koekoek
  • Janzé
  • Japanese
  • Japanese Long-Saddled Bantam
  • Japanese Long-Tailed Fowl
  • Japanese Rumpless Bantam
  • Japonezã de mãtase albã
  • Japonezã de mãtase galbena
  • Japonezã de mãtase neagra pitica
  • Jarhðns
  • Jersey Giant
  • Jersey White Giants
  • Jingning
  • Jitokko
  • Jiujin Yellow
  • Ju-Chi
  • K8
  • Kai Lat
  • Kalnes 1
  • Kalnes 2
  • Kalnes 3
  • Kalnes 4
  • Kalnes 5
  • Katsura chabo
  • Kawachiyakko
  • Kendermagos erdélyi kopasznyakú
  • Kendermagos magyar
  • Kherbis
  • Kindta Gueti
  • Ko Shamo
  • Koeyoshi
  • Kokochiè
  • Kolokolochié
  • Kolonchié
  • Ko-shamo
  • Kraaikop groot
  • Kraaikop kriel
  • Kraienkoppe
  • Krüper Black
  • Krüper Black and White
  • Krüper Black and Yellow
  • Kukulhu
  • Kurokashiwa
  • Kychinskaya
  • Kyrgyzskaya
  • La bresse
  • La Fleche
  • La Fléche blanche
  • La Fléche bleu andalou
  • La Fléche coucou
  • La Fléche noire
  • La Race Améliorée
  • Lakenfelder
  • Lakenvelder
  • Lakenvelder hoen groot zwart
  • Lakenvelder hoen kriel
  • Landaise grise
  • Langsham
  • Langshan Black Croad
  • Langshan White Croad
  • Lanka
  • Large Sudanese Baladi
  • Le Mans
  • Legbar
  • Leghennenlijnen uit de genenpools van: Bovans, Hisex, Dekalb, Kimber, Dreyden, Ross en Warren.
  • Leghorn
  • Limousine
  • Lincolnshire Buff
  • Line 27
  • Line 68
  • Line 69
  • Line 70
  • Line 71
  • Lintao
  • Livorno
  • Lohman Brown
  • Lohmann Brown
  • Lyonnaise
  • Lyonnaise naine
  • M3
  • Maatiaiskana
  • Macho Peterson
  • Malay
  • Malgache
  • Mandarah
  • Manok
  • Mantes
  • Marans
  • Marans alb
  • Marans barat
  • Marans coucou doré
  • Marans de selection anglaise
  • Marans fauve à queue noire
  • Marans herminat deschis
  • Marans naine
  • Marans negru
  • Marans noir cuivré
  • Marans-poule aux oeufs d'or
  • Marsh Daisy
  • Matrouh
  • Mauritanian Local Chicken
  • Mechelse hoen
  • Merlerault
  • Meusienne
  • Minohiki
  • Minorca
  • Minorca neagra
  • Modern Game
  • Modern Langshan
  • Mongolian Local Hen
  • Monn Khmer
  • Moroccoan Beldi
  • Möwen
  • Mukhatat
  • Myogyi
  • Nagoya
  • Naine
  • Naine du Tournaisis
  • Naked Neck
  • Naked Neck-Line 93
  • Nankin
  • Nederlandse sabelpootkriel
  • Negru de franta
  • Negru pitic cu creasta batuta
  • Nei-Mong
  • New Hampshire Red
  • Nkhuku
  • Noire De Challans
  • Noire Du Berry
  • Noord-Hollandse Blauwe groot, koekoek
  • Noord-Hollandse Blauwe kriel, koekoek
  • Norfolk Grey
  • Normande
  • North Holland Blue
  • Ölandshöns
  • Öländsk Dvärghöna
  • Old English Game
  • Old English Game Bantam
  • Old English Pheasant Fowl
  • Omani
  • Onagadori
  • Orloff
  • Ornithes
  • Orpington
  • Orpington alb
  • Orpington galben
  • Orpington negru
  • Orusthöna
  • O-shamo
  • P1
  • Padovana
  • Paduana aurie
  • Paraoakan
  • Partridge Dwarf Strain 23
  • Pavilly
  • Pekin
  • Penedesenca Aperdizada
  • Penedesenca Barrada
  • Penedesenca Negra
  • Penedesenca Trigueña
  • Penedesencas
  • Petit combattant du nord
  • Peulh
  • Pictave
  • Pita Pinta Asturiana
  • Pitiüsa
  • P-Line
  • Plymouth Rock
  • Polbar
  • Pollo
  • Poltava Clay
  • Poltava Clay-Experimental Line 6
  • Poltava Clay-Experimental Line P5
  • Poltava Clay-Line 14
  • Poltava Clay-Line 37
  • Poltava Clay-Line 41
  • Polverara-Schiatta
  • Poule Creole
  • Poule d'alsace
  • Poule d'alsace blanche
  • Poule d'alsace bleue
  • Poule d'alsace naine
  • Poule d'alsace noire
  • Poule De Caux
  • Poule De Marquise
  • Poule De Saint-Omer
  • Poule Des Courrières
  • Poule des haies
  • Poule des haies blanche
  • Poule des haies noire à camail argenté et poitrine liserée
  • Poule des haies noire à camail doré et poitrine liserée
  • Poule des haies perdrix argenté
  • Poule des haies perdrix doré
  • Poule des haies saumon argenté
  • Poule des haies saumon argenté à épaulettes dorées
  • Poule des haies saumon doré
  • Poule Du Benna
  • Poule Lorraine
  • Poulet Du Djelgodij
  • Provençale
  • Ramelsloher
  • Red Dwarf Strain 54
  • Red Yerevan-Line 98
  • Rheinländer
  • Rhodebar
  • Ross
  • Rossi
  • Rumpless Game
  • Russian White-Line 61
  • S4
  • Sabelpoot
  • Sado Hige-Jidori
  • Sagachié
  • Samvirkekulling l1
  • Samvirkekulling l2
  • Samvirkekulling l3
  • Samvirkekulling l5
  • Sans-Queue
  • Sárga magyar
  • Satsumadori
  • Satsuma-Dori
  • Schijndelaar wit
  • Scots Dumpy
  • Scots Grey
  • Sebright Bantams
  • Seckné
  • Ségèchié
  • Shamo
  • Shaver
  • Shaver Starcross 579
  • Shaver-Brown
  • Shaver-White Layers
  • Shiba-Tori
  • Shojo chabo
  • Shokoku
  • Sicilian Buttercup
  • Sicilian Flowerbird
  • Siciliana
  • Silkie
  • Silver Dwarf Strain
  • Silver Montazah
  • Sinai
  • Single Comb Black Minorca-Line 9
  • Skånsk Blommehöna
  • Slovgal 03a
  • Slovgal 05a
  • Slovgal 06a
  • Sombor Crested
  • Souche Chair
  • Souche Kondé
  • Souche Pondeuse
  • South African Naked Neck
  • Spanish
  • Stajerka
  • Starbro
  • Starcross 288
  • Sudanese Bare Neck Baladi
  • Sulmtaler
  • Sultan
  • Sumatra Game
  • Sundheimerhuhn
  • Sussex
  • Svrljig Black
  • Synthetic Slovenian Line
  • Taiwanese Shamo
  • Thai Game
  • Theen-Yee
  • Thüringer
  • Thuringian Bearded
  • Tomaru
  • Tosa Cochin
  • Tosa-Jidori Or Kojidori
  • Totenko
  • Transylvanian
  • Tswana
  • Tuzo
  • Twents hoen groot
  • Twents hoen kriel
  • Uilebaard groot
  • Uilebaard kriel
  • Ukokkei
  • Ukrainian Bearded
  • Utai-Chahn
  • Utrerana
  • Valdarno
  • Venda
  • Venezuelan Game
  • Vlaanderse Koekoek
  • Vorwerk
  • Vorwerkhühner
  • Waydolles
  • Welbar
  • Welsumer
  • Welsummer
  • Welsummer Maron
  • Westfälische Totleger
  • White Dwarf Strain 53
  • White Sultan
  • White Wyandotte
  • Wiandotte alb pitic
  • Wiandotte negru pitic
  • Wuwei
  • Wyandotte
  • Wyandotte alb
  • Wyandotte argintiu lacat
  • Wyandotte argintiu locat pitic
  • Wyandotte auria lacat
  • Wyandotte lacat
  • Wyandotte negru
  • Wybar
  • X44
  • X44X47
  • X48
  • X49
  • Yamato
  • Yokohama
  • Yorkshire Hornet
  • Yurlovo Crower-Line 92
  • Zielononozka Kuropatwiana /Z11/
  • Zielononozka Kuropatwiana /ZK/
  • Zingems Vleeshoen
  • Zoltonozka Kuropatwiana /Z33/
  • Zottegems hoen

Taxonomic Tree

Top of page
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Aves
  •                     Order: Galliformes
  •                         Family: Phasianidae
  •                             Genus: Gallus
  •                                 Subspecies: Gallus gallus domesticus

List of Diseases and Disorders

Top of page Alphitobius diaperinus
amyloidosis in birds
Argas persicus
arthropods associated with animal housing
Ascaridia
aspergillosis in birds, brooder pneumonia, pneumomycosis
Aspergillus
Aspergillus flavus (Aspergillus ear rot)
Aspergillus fumigatus
Aspergillus niger (black mould of onion)
astrovirus infections
avian adenoviruses infections
avian bordetellosis
avian chlamydiosis
avian encephalomyelitis
avian infectious bronchitis
avian infectious bronchitis virus
avian influenza
avian intestinal spirochaetosis
avian leukosis
avian leukosis sarcoma virus infections
avian malaria, plasmodium infection in birds
avian metapneumovirus
avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma gallisepticum)
avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma synoviae)
avian nephritis
avian trichomoniasis
avian tuberculosis
Bacillus cereus
Bacillus cereus, Bacillus licheniformis and other Bacillus infections
bacterial endocarditis in birds
bacterial infections of the avian oropharynx
borna disease paralytic syndrome in ostriches
Borrelia anserina infections
botulism
Burkholderia pseudomallei
Burkholderia pseudomallei infections
Campylobacter infections
candidiasis in birds, moniliasis, thrush
Capillaria
cardiac disease, heart failure, in birds
cataracts and/or lens luxation in birds
Ceratophyllus gallinae
chicken anaemia
chlamydial infections of livestock and poultry
Chlamydophila psittaci
Chrysomya bezziana (Old World screw-worm)
Chrysomya bezziana infestation
circovirus associated runting syndrome in geese
circovirus infection in pigeons
Clostridium perfringens enteritis and enterotoxaemia
Clostridium septicum bacteraemia
coccidiosis
Coleoptera (beetles)
cryptosporidiosis in livestock and poultry
Culicoides actoni
Culicoides arakawae
Culicoides bolitinos
Culicoides boydi
Culicoides brevitarsis
Culicoides circumscriptus
Culicoides coarctatus
Culicoides cornutus
Culicoides effusus
Culicoides filariferus
Culicoides fulvus
Culicoides homotomus
Culicoides imicola
Culicoides insignis
Culicoides lahillei
Culicoides nipponensis
Culicoides odibilis
Culicoides oxystoma
Culicoides palpifer
Culicoides peregrinus
Culicoides pulicaris
Culicoides puncticollis
Culicoides pusillus
Culicoides schultzei
Culicoides variipennis
Culicoides variipennis sonorensis
Dermanyssus gallinae
eastern equine encephalitis virus
Echidnophaga gallinacea
ectoparasites of pigs
ectoparasites of poultry
encephalomalacia
enlarged sternal bursa in chickens and turkeys
equine encephalomyelitis (Eastern)
erysipelas, erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae in birds
Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae
Escherichia coli
Escherichia coli infections
favus, avian ringworm, dermatophytosis
feather picking and self mutilation in birds
fowl cholera
fowl typhoid
fowlpox
fowlpox virus
Fusarium
fusarium-contaminated ration, fumonisin, toxicity in poultry
giardiasis
Haemoproteus
haemoproteus infections in birds
Hafnia alvei
highlands j virus, alphavirus, infection in birds
histomoniasis, histomonas meleagridis in birds, blackhead
infectious bursal disease
infectious bursal disease virus
infectious coryza
infectious laryngotracheitis
infectious pancreatic necrosis
influenza A virus
iodine deficiency
Japanese encephalitis virus
lawsonia intracellularis-associated rectal prolapse in emus
leucocytozoonosis
listeriosis
manganese deficiency
Mannheimia haemolytica
Mannheimia haemolytica infections
Marek's disease
Micrococcus infections
Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
Mycoplasma gallisepticum
Mycoplasma iowae infections
Mycoplasma meleagridis infections
Mycoplasma synoviae
mycoses
mycotic dermatitis of birds
mycotoxicoses
myiasis-causing flies
necrotic haemorrhagic hepatits
Newcastle disease
Newcastle disease virus
oral erosions in hens fed a mash diet
Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale infection
paramyxoviruses group 2 in birds, pmv-2
paratuberculosis
Pasteurella gallinarum
Pasteurella multocida
Pasteurella multocida infections
peripheral neuropathy in white leghorn chickens
phosphorus deficiency
Plasmodium
polyarthritis in chickens associated with a coryneform bacterial strain
Proteus infections
Proteus mirabilis
Proteus vulgaris
proximal femoral degeneration in growing broiler fowl
Pseudomonas
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections
pullorum disease
pulpitis of the feathers in birds
reovirus enteritis in birds
reticuloendotheliosis
riboflavin deficiency
Riemerella anatipestifer infection
rotavirus infections in birds
rotavirus infections in livestock and poultry
runting of ducklings and turkeys associated with cochlosoma anatis
salmonellosis
Sarcocystis infections
scabby-hip lesions of broiler chickens
Senna occidentalis (coffee senna)
septicemia associated with hafnia alvei in laying hens
small round virus associated enteritis in turkey poults
spiking mortality syndrome
Staphylococcus aureus
Staphylococcus aureus infections
Streptococcus and Enterococcus infections in poultry
tibial dyschondroplasia
Toxoplasma gondii
toxoplasmosis
trauma and/or infection of the beak in birds
Trueperella pyogenes infections
tuberculosis
turkey coronavirus infections
turkey rhinotracheitis
turkey viral hepatitis
tyzzer's disease in birds
vertebral osteomyelitis, spinal abscess, in birds
vibrio metschnikovii infection of young chicks- exotic
viral arthritis
vitamin E deficiency
vitamin K deficiency
West Nile fever
West Nile virus
Wohlfahrtia magnifica
yersiniosis
yolk sac, navel infection, omphalitis in young chicks
zinc deficiency
zygomycosis