hooded merganser

(redirected from Mergus cucullatus)
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Related to Mergus cucullatus: Lophodytes cucullatus
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Noun1.Hooded merganser - small North American duck with a high circular crest on the male's headhooded merganser - small North American duck with a high circular crest on the male's head
fish duck, merganser, sawbill, sheldrake - large crested fish-eating diving duck having a slender hooked bill with serrated edges
genus Lophodytes, Lophodytes - a genus of Merginae
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Nesting habits of Hooded Mergansers Mergus cucullatus in northeastern Ontario.