Cairina


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Related to Cairina: muscovy duck
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Noun1.Cairina - a genus of AnatidaeCairina - a genus of Anatidae      
bird genus - a genus of birds
Anatidae, family Anatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks
Cairina moschata, muscovy duck, musk duck - large crested wild duck of Central America and South America; widely domesticated
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59 C auntmnalis + Whistling-Duck Cairina Muscovy Duck PR 0.
Entwicklung der Herztatigkeit im letzten Drittel der Embryonalentwicklung der Moschusente Cairina moschata.
Low dependence wood-cavity adopters (species with score 1, some species occasionally build cavities*)--Anatidae: Dendrocygna autumnalis, Cairina moschata; Falconidae: Micrastur ruficollis; Psittacidae: Aratinga canicularis, A.
Shorter accounts deal with turkeys, geese, ducks--including Muscovy Duck ( Cairina moschata), pigeon ( Columba livia), peafowl (Pavo), guineafowl (Numida), and Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao).