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Table 3 Mean (± SD) nutritional content of unripe seeds of Hura polyandra from three trees at Cajon de Peñas, Jalisco, Mexico

From: Optimal diet strategy of a large-bodied psittacine: food resource abundance and nutritional content enable facultative dietary specialization by the Military Macaw

Parameter Composition
Percent nutritional content (%)
 Crude protein 23.3 ± 3.3
 Crude fat 27.5 ± 5.4
 Ash 3 ± 0.2
 Crude fibre 3.5 ± 0.8
 Moisture 35.6 ± 6.5
Mineral composition (mg/kg)
 Magnesium (Mg) 54.1 ± 24.9
 Sodium (Na) 8.8 ± 19.3
 Potassium (K) 44 ± 23.7
 Iron (He) 0.7 ± 0.18
 Calcium (Ca) 0.95 ± 0.05