Mergus serrator


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Related to Mergus serrator: Mergus merganser, red-breasted merganser
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Noun1.Mergus serrator - widely distributed merganser of America and EuropeMergus serrator - widely distributed merganser of America and Europe
genus Mergus, Mergus - mergansers
fish duck, merganser, sawbill, sheldrake - large crested fish-eating diving duck having a slender hooked bill with serrated edges
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fuligula 18 Common eider Somateria mollissima 15 Long-tailed duck Clangula hyemalis 1 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 3 Red-breasted merganser Mergus serrator 4 Total 1,477 3,323 Common name Total No.
Common name Genus and species Canada Goose Branta canadensis Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator American Coot Fulica americana American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea American Goldfinch Carduelis ristis Table 2 Winter resident bird species in the Grand Calumet River corridor.
marila/affinis Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Black-footed Albatross Pheobastria nigripes Shearwater sp.