hooded merganser

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Related to hooded merganser: bufflehead
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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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com> Wood Duck, Mandarin, Green Wing Teal, Blue Wing Teal, Falcated Teal, Cinnamon Teal, Baikal Teal, Garganey Teal, Pintail, RedHead, White Redhead, Silver Redhead, Goldeneyes, Hooded Merganser, Ring Teal, Mallards, Smews, Tufted, Greater Scaup, Ring Neck, Ruddy, Canvasback, Common Merganser, Red Breasted Geese, Emperor Geese.
We maintain a number of mallard hen houses and wood duck and hooded merganser boxes that help to increase the duck population.
Things get more competitive as Jim Jones and Rob Owens carry out their yearlong battle for the "Coveted Hooded Merganser Award.
An 8-year-old male hooded merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) was presented with bilateral axillary ulcerative lesions that improved but did not resolve with empiric antibiotic and antifungal therapy.
Incubating Wood Duck and Hooded Merganser hens killed by black rat snakes.
clypeata 4 Wood duck ([double dagger]) Aix sponsa 104 Common goldeneye ([section]) Bucephala clangula 18 Canvasback ([section]) Aythya valisinena 19 Hooded merganser ([section]) Lophodytes cucullatus 26 Lesser scaup ([section]) Aythya affinis 1 Redhead ([section]) Aythya americana 223 Ring-necked duck ([section]) Aythya collaris 51 Ruddy duck ([parallel]) Oxyura jamaicensis 2 No.
Pilling's search for a male (or drake) hooded merganser ended four years later, when a friend sent him one that was injured.
The daily limit of mergansers is five, including only one hooded merganser.
Some colorful ones to look out for are the dramatically marked hooded merganser, the wide-billed shoveler, and tbe small bluish-billed bufflehead.
Daily bag limits are no more than six ducks in aggregate with no more than four of any species not additionally restricted in the following list: 1 black, 1 canvasback, 1 fulvous, 2 hooded merganser, 4 mallard (only 2 female), 1 mottled, 2 pintail, 2 redhead, 2 scaup, 3 wood duck, 7 sea ducks (eiders, scoters, and long-taileds), 4 all other duck species.
Buttercup, pictured here at 10 weeks with a hooded merganser decoy (hand carved and painted by Jode Hillman), was born on Saint Patrick's Day in 2011.
Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) and Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) are secondary cavity-nesting ducks that breed in the boreal forest (Dugger et al.