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Noun1.Anatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swansAnatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Anseriformes, order Anseriformes - ducks; geese; swans; screamers
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Anas, genus Anas - type genus of the Anatidae: freshwater ducks
genus Tadorna, Tadorna - sheldrakes
genus Oxyura, Oxyura - ruddy duck
Bucephala, genus Bucephala - buffleheads and goldeneyes
Aythya, genus Aythya - canvasback; redhead; pochard; etc.
Aix, genus Aix - wood duck and mandarin duck
Cairina, genus Cairina - a genus of Anatidae
genus Somateria, Somateria - eider ducks
Merginae, subfamily Merginae - mergansers and closely related diving birds
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Anser, genus Anser - typical geese
Branta, genus Branta - wild geese
Anserinae, subfamily Anserinae - used in some classifications for the swans
genus Coscoroba - a genus of Anatidae
swan - stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
genus Cygnus, Cygnus - a genus of Anatidae
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Reported bird species, winter population size estimates, number of carcasses, and rRT-PCR test results per incident during outbreak of HPAI A(H5N8) virus, the Netherlands, November 2016-January 2017 * Maximum estimated Avian family and species (common name) winter population, x1,000 ([dagger]) Anatidae (waterbirds) Anas penelope (Eurasian wigeon) 680-920 Aythya fuliqula (tufted duck) 190-230 Unidentified waterfowl Podicipedidae (grebes) Ardeidae (herons) ([section]) Phalacrocoracidae (comorants) Rallidae (rallids) Scolopacidae (shorebirds) ([paragraph]) Laridae (gulls) Larus marinus (great black-backed gull) 7.
Recurvirostridae, a monospecific family, showed expressive abundance due to the dominance of Himantopus mexicanus in the salinas, followed by Ardeidae, Anatidae and Cracidae.
En comunidades mayas de Campeche, Mexico, se reportan 23 familias y Tinamidae, Anatidae, Phasianidae y Columbidae son las mas frecuentes (Retana et al.
Of birds, mainly water fowl of the Anatidae family were hunted.
KEYWORDS: Anatidae, Anas platyrhynchos (Linne, 1758), Diet, Reghaia's lake, Algeria.
Digestive organ morphology, diet, and guild structure of North American Anatidae.
The response of Anatidae to changes in agricultural practice: longterm shifts in the carrying capacity of wintering waterfowl.
especificos (Rhea americana, Anatidae, Myocastor coypus y Chaetophractus villosus); los restantes datos provienen de los valores de [delta][sup.
Es un ave anseriforme migratoria de la Familia Anatidae y nativa del continente americano.
Expected results: Restoration of 100 acres of mudflat habitat and a prospective analysis of the geomorphological evolution of the Aiguillon Bay; Creation of 10 acres of salt marsh in the Pree Mizottire site to form nesting habitats for birds; Restoration of 800 metres of dune habitats of the Aiguillon Pointe site, including the provision of public access and dune protection (2 500 m protected); Analysis of the effects of water quality on the primary production in the bay and its relationship with species distribution, as well as a study of duck behaviour (capture and assessment of 50 anatidae species, analysis of 1 512 soil samples and 100 duck digestive samples); Public awareness and dissemination of results of the programme.
Application of weight method based on canonical correspondence analysis for assessment of Anatidae habitat suitability: A case study in East Dongting Lake, Middle China.